In the novel, Brave New World, by Aldous Huxley, the effect of governmental control and the use of technology affects the people and the way they behave as the lose their individuality.
Brave New World warns of the danger of giving the state control over new and powerful technologies. and explores the classic conflict between the individual and society. In this particular case, personal identity has been sacrificed for the sake of a common good. The Hatchery destines each fetus for a particular caste in the world state that are divided into five categories: alpha, beta, gamma, delta, and epsilon. The Alpha embryos are destines to become leaders and thinkers of the World State. Each other castes is conditioned to be... View More »