• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Brave New World Coursework

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

Brave New World Coursework In New Mexico there is a town called the Savage reservation. John Savage comes from there. Bernard Marx, the author of Brave new world brought him to live in the book. John was known as a reject by all. He didn't fit in anywhere, not even the town he came from or B.N.W. He was rejected from the day he was born. All the people he grew up around left him out of everything they did together, even the rituals they used to perform such as the one about learning about manhood. ...read more.

Middle

He used to be happy when he thought about Jesus/god and all the good they did for the world. In the Brave New World John becomes disgusted of the morals, which seem to not be present. Poetry, art, religion, history, and other forms are all an extremely important part of life. He can't adjust to the Brave New World and the fact that all these essential parts of his life are unacceptable here. On page 216 Mustapha Mond explains that none of these are needed in the ten states of the Brave New World, this is because there is no need for a god as there is no self-denial, because they are self-sufficient. ...read more.

Conclusion

He falls out with himself due to the fact that he has not mourned the death of his mother. He beats himself uncontrollably. He then thinks lustful thoughts about Lenina and regrets that he and her broke up, he continues to beat himself. He was not conditioned to think thoughts like this, however Lenina was, and felt wrong. Lenina enters and tries to stop John from hurting himself. He then beats and whips Lenina, he kills her. This ending shows the volatile mind of the Savage, because it shows how he can't take the pressure of not being the same as the other people. John Savage contrasts the Savage Reservation and the Brave New World. ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE Aldous Huxley section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related GCSE Aldous Huxley essays

  1. Comparisons and Contrasts of 1984 & Brave New World.

    Proles, the biggest population of society, are not ruled by Big Brother but are uninterested in revolting, mostly due to ignorance and the belief that they are not being oppressed. Winston meets Julia, who also works for the party. They fall in love and have sex on a frequent basis for pleasure purposes.

  2. “Oh Brave New World that has such people in it!” Select 2 to 3 ...

    Here everywhere seems dirty and full of rubbish. They have no policy for cleanliness, and there seems no order apart from in religion: "A space of dust and rubbish separated it from the village. Two famine stricken dogs were nosing obscenely in the garbage at its door.

  1. While Huxley presents his Brave New World as a hopeless environment lacking love and ...

    His unorthodox behavior seems to stem from his not being accepted. It is evident that when he becomes a celebrity, he has no problem conforming to society; he is only unhappy when he is an outcast. In contrast, the movie version of Bernard Marx is as much a conformist as the other members of civilization.

  2. "For which two characters in 'Brave New World' do you feel most sympathy? Consider ...

    These lines show his appreciation of his surroundings, P50 "He looked up into the sky and round the blue horizon and finally down into Lenina's face. 'Isn't it beautiful!' His voice trembled a little.' He feels for things, and, like John, because of his ability to sense good emotion he can be hurt more.

  1. English coursework on

    He said they were the people who controlled our little town and said that Adolf Hitler was the leader. Papa had asked me if I had ever heard of Hitler. I said I had, and it was true. I saw his pictures all over the city and had heard him on the radio.

  2. Brave New World (Chapter Thirteen) - Consider how the interaction between the characters in ...

    The way in which the disregards these feelings displays there is no value to the notion of love within their society. It is apparent Lenina is experiencing feelings she does not fully comprehend, the verbs used to describe her actions here are extremely dynamic.

  1. Meeting New People.

    Looking up and down the list of names in the room I found a name which seemed appealing, it was 'GEORDIELAD4EVA'. On AOL you can set up a schematic description of your interests for others to see. After looking at GEORDIELAD4EVA's profile I found out his name was John and he, as his name suggested, lived in Newcastle.

  2. Brave New World- Style and Technique Analysis

    The savages still live off the land, grow ?old?(95), marry, have children, and know what happiness is. In comparison to the civilized people who fly everywhere, have no emotional attachments and take soma to relieve any inconveniences. In contrasting these two very deliberately different worlds, Huxley shows how the utopia

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work