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  • Features Of Big Brother And Oceania
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    1984 Essay After reading Orwell's 1984 and examining Stalin's rule over Soviet Russia it is safe to say that the two are very similar. Many features of Big Brother and Oceania mimic those of Stalin and the USSR. As well, the ability to change the truth and rewrite the past was abused for both regimes. Also, the Party and it's enemies are actual representations of real people who were against Stalin and the USSR. Finally, Big Brother and Stalin did have some differences though very few. By discus...
  • Big Brother And Oceania
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    The definition of the word 'Utopia' is defined as a place or state of ideal perfection (A Dictionary of the English Language 1575). How can a society reach a point of Utopia? Although many countries have tried to achieve such a goal, they have been unable to attain a state of perfection. In 1984, written by George Orwell, government takes control of every aspect of person's life in an attempt to achieve 'perfection'. In Childhood's End, written by Arthur C. Clarke, the human race is assimilated ...
  • People Into Remaining Loyal To Big Brother
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    In the book 1984, written by George Orwell, there is a group portrayed that is similar to what society would call a cult. A cult is defined as a religion or religious sect generally considered to be extremist or false, with its followers often living in an unconventional manner under the guidance of an authoritarian, charismatic leader. Total ism is described as the principle of complete and unrestricted power in government. The books main themes include language as mind control and psychologica...
  • Winston Love Big Brother For Winston
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    George Orwell's 1984 Introduction - This story takes place in a state called Oceania. The main characters introduced are Winston Smith who is a worker on one of the four branches of government on Oceania. This four branches are "The Ministry of Truth " where they or remove all past documents such as books, newspapers, magazines, records, tapes and anything containing information about the past and are rewritten with the "accurate" meaning of whatever the Government (known as "Big Brother") wants...
  • Government Of Big Brother
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    Powerful and eloquent describes the satirical novel, "Nineteen Eighty- Four"; written by George Orwell. The fact that it was written in 1949 is amazing as many of the things that Orwell prophesied have come to pass in the decades since. Nineteen Eighty-Four, is considered Orwell's greatest work; it has become a Bible for many around the world because it makes a bold statement about humanity. The book details life in a totalitarian society; it is neither light, happy or colourful yet we feel an u...
  • Rules Of Big Brother
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    In modern day life, people have many rights and freedoms that they can claim by being citizens of the United States of America. The citizens of the United States are to abide by the laws and regulations set by the government, but they also have many privileges that help them to prosper and live a happy life. In George Orwell's book, 1984, the citizens of London are troubled by the horrific laws that are made by the ruling class, called the Party. The Party sets many laws, and uses mind control t...
  • Book With Big Brother
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    1984's main character is Winston Smith, a man who doubts the ethics of the over powering tyrannical government that rules Oceania, one of three superstates in the world of 1984. Big Brother, the given to the government in the book, has developed its own language, is at constant war with the other two superstates, and watches its citizens at all times. The book starts off with Winston slowly figuring out that Big Brother is not exactly what it seems and in this society thinking for yourself has b...
  • Boys And Girls Club Of America
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    Juvenile crime prevention is something that people all across America think about. Many different types of programs have been started in hopes of cutting down juvenile crime. After school programs have been found to be effective. Over 28 million children have both parents or their only parent working. It has been shown that children left alone after school tend to not do as well and are more likely to drop out as those who are supervised after school. It has also been shown that most juvenile cr...
  • Oceania's Government
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    1984's main character is Winston Smith, a man who doubts the righteousness of the totalitarian government (Big Brother) that rules Oceania, one of three superstates in the world of 1984. We begin the book with Winston, and learn that Big Brother is quite fictional. The government has developed its own language, is at constant war with the other two superstates, and watches its citizens at all times. As Winston's rebellion progresses, we notice that Big Brother is not as unrealistic as we think. ...
  • Big Brothers And Big Sisters Of America
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    Becoming a mentor can have a tremendous impact on the life of a youngster. Children need someone to look up to that doesn't necessarily need be a part of their immediate family. Sometimes they have no siblings, or maybe their siblings or parents are busy. Perhaps they have no grandparents to do things with. These children are the ones that spend their afternoons in crowded after school programs where they may not get the attention the crave. This may lead to isolation and oppositely over hyperac...
  • Stalin And Big Brother
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    The terrors of a totalitarian government presented in George Orwell's 1984 apply not only to the Party, but also to the Stalinist Russia of the 1930's. Frightening similarities exist between these two bodies which both started out as forms of government, and then mutated into life-controlling political organizations which "subordinated all institutions and classes under one supreme power" (Buckler 924). Orwell shows how such a system can impose its will on the people through manipulation of medi...
  • Author Adeline Yen Mah Yen Jun Ling
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    i. Title Chinese Cinderella ii. Author Adeline Yen Mah - Yen Jun-ling. Characters Yen Jun-ling / Adeline/Wu Mei (Fifth Daughter) - the main character. She was an unwanted child because she was considered bad luck because she was told to be the cause of her mother's death Aunt Baba - Jun-ling's loving aunt. She's one of the few ones who takes Jun-ling's side in the family, is also Jun-ling's mother's best friend. Ye Ye - Jun-ling's grandfather; her father's father. He is always siding the first c...
  • Big Brother And His People
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    The essence of leaders in many and all countries brings a bit a fear into the hearts of all citizens. Yet when the ruling ways of leaders are taken too far, this fear will become more until the people of the country are reduced to mechanical beings doing every wish of their master. This may seem drastic, yet many of today's leaders are doing the minimum in order to lead their people to being such mechanical's. Such a man is Saddam Hussain. This leader of Iraq has turned his countrymen into hater...
  • End Of The Party And Big Brother
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    In George Orwell's novel 1984, technology plays a strong role in the basic structures of a book. The most apparent piece of technology is the telescreen. These devices are setup everywhere for the use of the people's entertainment and the party's. They are objects that not only allow you to watch them and hear them like a television but in return you yourself are watched and heard by the party. They prove that the slogan of the totalitarian government Big Brother Is Watching You is true. If you ...
  • Hitler And Big Brothers Youth Organizations
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    Dictators Manipulation of Youth Dan Casey Influencing people at a young age is one tactic used by Hitler in Nazi Germany and by Big Brother in 1984 to keep the future of their nations devoted. This tactic is made evident in Nazi Germany and in 1984 by the youth organizations set up by both dictators. These organizations make their youth feel like they are involved. Both Hitler and Big Brother have ways to brainwash the youth into following. The Spies in 1984 and the Hitler Youth in Nazi Germany ...
  • Big Brother
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    Evaluation of George Orwell's 1984.1984 is a remarkable futuristic novel by George Orwell about how life would be under an oligarchic regime. Northern stage, a local acting group, performed it. George Orwell wrote the stunning play in 1948. He based the play on how he thought life would be like in 1984 and how a strict association would rule it. He thought everyone would be the same, act the same and have to be dressed the same and they were to show no emotion towards each other. Northern stage ...
  • Big Brother Government
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    The book is 1984 by George Orwell. It is a shocking and scary view of the future from a writer in the 1940's. This book tells of a society which is ruled by fear and ignorance, where "Big Brother' is the government is always watching you, and ruling you subconscioulsy. Orwell wrote this as a warning against the common persons becoming complacent and overly trusting in their leaders. What I learned from this book, is that what happens in this fictional novel, can easily happen to our present day ...
  • Totalitarian Regimes Of Big Brother
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    1984 Compared To Stalinist Russia And Nazi 1984 Compared To Stalinist Russia And Nazi Germany When the year 1948 rolled around, the world was actively involved in a war between two superpowers, one with a government ruled by the people known as a republic, and the other ruled by one man known as a totalitarian regime. An author by the name of George Orwell provided a realistic insight into the future concerning the totalitarian regimes before and after 1948. This scary insight was symbolized wit...
  • Their Trust In Big Brother
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    Read the quote below and write an essay a dressing the issue (s) or points made within the quote. Cite information from 1984 to either prove or disprove your claim concerning the quote you selected. "The essential first step is for the government the realize that it cannot lead the public while misleading it. ' Anthony Lake former U.S. State Department official The book 1984 easily disproves the quote said by Anthony Lake. It is the concept that the book is all about that proves Mr. Lake wrong. ...
  • Big Brother After Oceania
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    The Importance of 1984 1984 was a very important book. First, it helped show where communism was headed, and helped create repulsion towards Communism. Before this book (and Animal Farm) a lot of people thought Communism was a good thing. The major mainstream generally neutral about it, but this book really opened up and showed what a bad idea it was, because it showed where communism was headed, not a place where everyone was equal, but a place that was once that and evolved into a horrible tot...

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