Consumer"s Guide to a Brave New World

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Published by Encounter Books in Rye .

Written in English

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Publication date Topics Biotechnology, Genetic engineering, Bio-ethiek, Stamcellen, Genetische manipulatie, Kloneren, Mensen Publisher San Francisco, CA: Encounter Books Collection Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Brave New World is an extremely influential dystopian science-fiction novel that presents both a richly imagined future and a sharp critique of trends prevalent at the time of its publication that are still relevant today.

Positive Messages. By showing the hollowness of lives devoted to consumerism, promiscuity, and empty pleasure, Huxley.

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