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Bioethics in Aldous Huxley"s Brave new world

by Dedria Bryfonski

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Published by Greenhaven Press in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Huxley, Aldous, -- 1894-1963,
  • Ethics in literature,
  • Biology in literature,
  • Literature and technology,
  • Bioethics -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDedria Bryfonski, book editor.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesSocial issues in literature
    ContributionsBryfonski, Dedria.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6015.U9 B6726 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination164 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23919290M
    ISBN 109780737748079, 9780737748086
    LC Control Number2009045212

    If you haven’t read Brave New World, do yourself a favor and read it. It might not fall into the category of a pure pleasure read but everyone should take the time to be exposed to the ideas in this book in order to get an idea of how far our current world has traveled on the path to Huxley’s future. Apr 12,  · Brave New World among top 10 books Americans most want banned This article is more than 8 years old Huxley's vision of a totalitarian future comes third .

    Aldous Huxley's Brave new world / edited & with an introduction by Harold Bloom. PR U9 B Bioethics in Aldous Huxley's Brave new world / Dedria Bryfonski, book editor. This summer I was interviewed by a film crew from Germany for a documentary on reproductive technologies. The documentary has just aired on German TV, and my segment, aptly titled “This is Huxley’s Brave New World,” is available online (just to clarify, .

    Jan 29,  · "Brave New World" is one of the most controversial and best-known works by Aldous Huxley, an English writer/philosopher who authored more than 50 books. In this dystopian novel first published in , Huxley foretold many technological advances—including test-tube babies, immersive entertainment systems, and sleep-learning. Mar 01,  · Brave new world was written over 80 years ago; back in and describes London in the year - or AF as the year is described in the book. The AF stands for "After Ford", meaning the American industrialist Henry Ford who has become something of a Pages:


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Nov 13,  · Brave New World Item Preview remove-circle Brave New World by Aldous Huxley. Publication date Topics dystopia, social criticism, classic, english language, fiction, science fiction, novel, english Publisher Chatto&Windus Collection opensource_textbooks; additional_collections.

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