preview

Anthem

analytical Essay
687 words
687 words
bookmark

Removing the Stains From Society
The world’s creatures have always yearned for a special peace that would allow all to become equal. This peace may bring about a utopian world but reality may strike and send a message of what life is really about. Some may think of life as a time to form justice and equality amongst all yet, others think of life as a time to become a higher more authoritative person that the rest of the world. The Residential Community at Beacon Hill Friends House provides the sort of utopian community that many imagine achieving. Everything is equal in a small world like this starting from the management of food to the use of the VCR. The Residential Community at Beacon Hill Friends House has set a realistic utopian society and has not yet corrupted the uniqueness of justice and equality amongst the residents as in Anthem.
A utopian society is a form of society in which there is only equality and justice for all. Many utopian societies are formed for means of shelter to those who form similar opinions of how the world should work, some for educational purposes and others for a spiritual communion. The Residential Community at Beacon Hill Friends House was formed “ To advance and foster the distinctive principles of the Religious Society of Friends, to provide opportunities for the development of leadership for the Society, and especially to establish and maintain a center where members of the Society and persons sympathetic to its principles, including those pursuing programs of study at other educational institutions, whether undergraduate, graduate, or special, may meet together, and where such persons may live, and where the principles of the Society may be advanced and fostered by study and example.” This society is still successful in its mission to provide what has been stated. This community is still open and willing to accept any applicant.
There are many elements that are required to maintain a utopian society such as equal chores of an everyday household. There are responsibilities of every resident from cooking food to keeping the house clean. These chores have to be just otherwise the purpose of the utopian society is corrupted. All residents have the same right as any other member of the society yet there are some rules that are to be followed to help maintain the community. This is when a form of self-government comes into action.

In this essay, the author

  • Analyzes how the residential community at beacon hill friends house provides the sort of utopian community that many imagine achieving.
  • Explains that utopian societies are formed for shelter, educational purposes, and spiritual communion. the residential community at beacon hill friends house was formed to advance and foster the distinctive principles of the religious society of friends.
  • Explains that there are many elements that are required to maintain a utopian society, such as equal chores of an everyday household and responsibilities of every resident from cooking food to keeping the house clean.
  • Opines that a utopian community may in some way shape or form begin to think alike and form similar opinions. many people in the realistic world more than likely have differences in their pattern of thinking.
  • Explains that the residential community at beacon hill friends house has set a realistic utopian society and has not yet corrupted the uniqueness of justice and equality amongst the residents as in anthem.
Get Access