Brave new world: a novel

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Describes the socialized horrors of a futuristic utopia devoid of individual freedom.
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9780792752257
9781602833364
9780062368232
9780792753520
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Grouping Title brave new world
Grouping Author huxley aldous
Grouping Category book
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display_description Six hundred years into the future, humans are bred by cloning, and "mother" and "father" are forbidden words. Originally published in 1932, Huxley's terrifying vision of a controlled and emotionless future "Utopian" society is truly startling in its prediction of modern scientific and cultural phenomena, including test-tube babies and rampant drug abuse.
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subject_facet Collectivism -- Fiction, Dystopias -- Fiction, Genetic engineering -- Fiction, Passivity (Psychology) -- Fiction, Science fiction, Totalitarianism -- Fiction
title_display Brave new world : a novel
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