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  • Winston And Julia Into The Brotherhood
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    1984 and Its Lessons For Us Today 1984 by George Orwell is a classic political novel about a world under the complete dominance of government. In this world, the three main superpowers are in a state of constant war with each other. However, the object is not truly to win. Each government uses the blinding emotions of hate towards the national enemy to keep its citizens pacified and the ruling party in constant and complete control of every aspect of life. In this world, one's thoughts are even ...
  • Winston Vs Big Brother
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    1984 The title of the book is 1984 by George Orwell. George Orwell is a pen name for Eric Blair, his real name. The classification of this book is a combination between a historical fiction and a science fiction book. The author's purpose in writing this book was to sort of predict the future or what will happen in the upcoming years. The copyright date of the book was 1949. Harcourt Brace Jovanovic h Inc. of New York published the book. The overall purpose of this paper is to write a critical e...
  • Winston And Julia
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    1984, George Orwell Winston is the unfortunate victim of a totalitarian society gone haywire. In Oceania 1984, the Party has complete control over every aspect of its citizens' lives. Tele screens that monitor their movements are found in every house and apartment. If a member of the Thought Police catches you so much as gritting your teeth during one of Big Brother's speeches, it's off to the Missionary of Love to be interrogated about your partaking in a conspiracy against the Party. It's a ti...
  • Turns Out The Store Clerk
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    1984 In 1984 by George Orwell the main character is Winston Smith. He works in the Ministry of Truth building. His job was to correct the old newspapers and textbooks that needed to be changed because of new information. In the same building they also print magazines and newspapers. The members of the Outer Party are only allowed to the prole stores and businesses if they are buying things such as razor blades. One time when Winston went to a store he bought a small notebook. He later decided to...
  • Party's Position On Thought Crimes
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    In the world of 1984, Winston rebels against the party, but not only does he do it in a different ways but his displeasure with the society leads him on to rebel numerous times. First of all, Winston has committed a thought crime, a crime which is used to prevent the individual from thinking and the penalty for committing a thought crime was death (so he thought). Winston knew he was guilty for the crime but at the same time he assumes that he is not going to be detected or caught, at least in h...
  • World Of Winston Smith
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    "War is peace; Freedom is slavery; Ignorance is strength" (7). This is the world of Winston Smith. These are the slogans of the Party. The Party is a totalitarian political group, which has control of Airstrip One, formerly England. In George Orwell's book, 1984, the atmosphere created in the book is that of total control by one man- Big Brother. Big Brother is the leader of the Party and can make people think whatever he wants them to think (32). A large part of the atmosphere is represented by...
  • Winston's Relationship With O'brien
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    Orwell's novel 1984 contains many masterfully woven characters who all play integral roles in the story. O'Brien is probably Orwell's most complex and puzzeling character, and he makes the novel more interesting and meaningful. "O'Brien is both [Winston's] destroyer and his savior"; he reaches out to Winston and almost befriends him, only to torture and brainwash him in the end. It is puzzeling however, that Winston's respect for O'Brien never seems to waver, even in spite of the long hours of p...
  • Downfall Of Winston Smith
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    Winston Smith's Downfall In the repressive society of Oceania in 1984, Winston Smith lived a restricted life in which all activities were aimed towards the good of the Party. Political and intellectual freedom were completely non-existent. With no laws separating right from wrong, the whole population lived in fear, which resulted in easy control by the government. People who broke the law by committing 'thought crime' were dealt with by the Thought Police and were either 'vaporized' or sent for...
  • 2nd Part Of 1984 Winston
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    The novel 1984 by George Orwell is a fictional future where The Party controls everything. The Party is lead by a larger than life figurehead named Big Brother. The main character is Winston Smith. The story is divided into 3 parts and chronicles Winston's rebellion against and then re-entering of The Party. Winston works for 1 of the 4 government agency's, The Ministry of Truth. In his job he re-writes old news articles so they show that The Party has always been and will be in control. By re-w...
  • Winston And Julia
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    The book starts off with an interesting first sentence 'the clocks were striking 13. ' ; To me this was unusual because there is no 13 on a clock and it is usually considered an unlucky number. I thought it was kind of weird and different compared to what kind of world we are living in today. This is because in London the province of Oceania is where our first and main character Winston Smith lives. There are signs reminding citizens that Big Brother is always watching. Big Brother is the leader...
  • Big Brother And The Party
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    "The past was erased, the erasure was forgotten, the lie became truth". In the novel "1984" by George Orwell, Winston undergoes a metamorphosis of character, which changes his life forever. At first Winston is just like everyone else, a dull drone of the party. Then he changes his ideals and becomes true to himself with obvious rebellion towards party principles and standards. Finally, Winston is brainwashed and is turned against himself and his feelings and is made to love the party. This is a ...
  • Theme Of Winston's Rebellion
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    THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE THEMES IN 1984 The world of 1984 that is depicted by George Orwell is one that is a bleak, depressing world. The government in this future is a totalitarian one, where anything that does not conform to the ruling party's ideals, even thought is punishable by death. 1984 is about life in a world where no personal freedoms exist. Winston the main character is a man of 39 whom is not extraordinary in either intelligence or character, but is disgusted with the world he lives ...
  • Winston's Insanity
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    Insanity is Unlike Beauty, for it has Nothing to With the Beholders Eye, but Instead the Public's View O'Brien insists that Winston is insane. In Winston's society it is suicide to go against Big Brother. A simple smirk can be a first degree crime in Oceania. Winston knew that he was guilty of thought crime, but he went farther and farther in his efforts to rebel against Big Brother. Eventually his original thought crime had turned into action. First as writing creative works in his diary and ev...
  • Thought Crimes
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    Winston's first act of rebellion is buying and writing in a diary. This act is known as a thought crime and is punishable by death. A thought crime is any bad thought against the government of Oceania. Winston commits many thought crimes and becomes paranoid about being caught, which he knows is inevitable (Green blast 113). He becomes paranoid because he is followed by a young woman who is actively involved in many community groups. Winston is obsessed with the past, a time before Oceania was u...
  • Winston And Julia Into The Brotherhood
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    1984 by George Or wel is a dramatic novel portraying a restricted society. Winston Smith is a thin, 39 year-old man who wears blue Party coveralls. Winston is sick of the Party's rigid control over his life and world, and begins trying to rebel against the Party– writing defiant thoughts in a secret diary and starting an illegal affair with Julia. Julia a beautiful dark-haired girl working in the Fiction Department at the Ministry of Truth. A mysterious and powerful member of the Inner Par...
  • Winston And Julia Visit O'brien
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    1984 by George Orwell Winston Smith works in London at the Ministry of Truth. London is a city in Airstrip One, a Province of Oceania. The Party with Big Brother as its leader rules Oceania, a totalitarian state and one of the great powers of the world. Winston is secretly dissatisfied with his life under the inflexible and paternalistic government and decides to keep a diary of his thoughts. This is considered a crime in Oceania and Winston knows that he will be eventually discovered by the Tho...
  • Winston And Julia Into The Brotherhood
    545 words
    1984 – Summary Winston Smith is an insignificant member of the ruling Party in London, in the nation of Oceania. Everywhere Winston goes, even his own home, he is watched through tele screens, and everywhere he looks he sees the face of the Party's omniscient leader, the figure known only as Big Brother. The Party controls everything, even the people's history and language: The Party is currently forcing the implementation of an invented language called Newspeak, which prevents the possibi...
  • 1984 Being Winston Smith In The Novel
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    In 1984 Being Winston Smith In the novel, 1984, the main protagonist, Winston Smith, guides us through the society of Oceania. Winston is the character that the reader is supposed to relate to in the novel. He symbolizes the reader by sharing some of the same thoughts feelings, and experiences. Winston's character is very complex in many aspects. Things such as his appearance, his personality, and his relationships with others inspire many readers to become close to Winston. In this novel, Winst...
  • Winston And Julia Visit O'brien
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    Winston Smith, the main character, works in London, at the Ministry of Truth. London is a city in Airstrip One, a Province of Oceania. A government that goes by the name? Big Brother? has taken over the world. The Party with Big Brother as its leader rules Oceania, a state and one of the great powers of the world. Winston hates the life he lives under the inflexible government and decides to write down his thoughts in a diary. This is considered a crime in Oceania and Winston knows that. And he ...
  • Relationship Between Winston And Julia
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    In the book 1984, Winston Smith's life, along with the entire story, was dramatically changed with the introduction of the relationship between Winston and Julia. Winston, a lonely newspaper re-writer, finds out that his thought enemy, Julia, isn t whom he first believes. After their first informal meeting they seem to have fallen for each other. This is what eventually causes joy, anger, frustration and betrayal for both Winston and Julia. Winston Smith is just a lonely worker with too much tim...

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