Fahrenheit 451Nicolas Ciang.Ms. Michele Robbins.English 3, Period 6
Politics●Politics : activities associated with the governance of a country or an area.●Types: -Democracy-Republic.-Communism.-Monarchy.-totalitarianism.
Issues●Totalitarian government.●Censorship.●Failing education standards.●Anti-intellectualism.●Increase in mass media.●Pressure to conform.
Totalitarian Government●Totalitarianism- A system of government that is centralized and dictatorial and requires complete subservience to the state.What describesa totalitarian government in the book is that it’s strictly forbidden for anyone to have any kind of education other that what the government wants you to have.
How does Faber define the value of books?●The value of a book is in the detail it provides.●Faber said there wasn’t anything magical in books themselves.