Questions on Brave New World

General Questions

  1. What are the ways in which technology is used to control society in Brave New World?
  2. Describe the sort of utopia that is represented in Brave New World.
  3. What is the relationship between happiness and truth?
  4. What is the nature of sexuality in BNW?
  5. Why is Ford important?
  6. Is the BNW a utopia? A dystopia? Something else?
  7. Is the BNW the ultimate logical conclusion of consumerism?
  8. Is the BNW modern? Is it the ultimate logical conclusion of modernism?
  9. Some have seen the BNW as the ultimate fascism, others as the ultimate communism. Is it either? Both? Something else?