The conditioning that goes along with this process aims to make the people accept and even like thei

The conditioning that goes along with this process aims to make the people accept and even like thei

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The conditioning that goes along with this process aims to make the people accept and even like  their "inescapable social destiny." That destiny occurs within a Caste System (or social hierarchy)  ranging from the handsome and intelligent Alpha Pluses down to the working drone Epsilons. The chapter also introduces two workers at the Centre: Henry Foster, who will figure as a minor  character in the story; and "pneumatic" Lenina Crowne, a major character who will affect the destiny  of the novel's protagonist. In the reader's first glimpse of the dystopia, Huxley drives home the significance of his futuristic world  with the motto "Community. Identity. Stability." All the technology, planning, and conditioning of this  World State exist solely to support and maintain these ends. The Fordian world does not seem so menacing and sinister as Orwell's 
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This note was uploaded on 12/02/2011 for the course ENG 2301 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '07 term at Texas State.

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