Hypnopaedia and Subliminal messaging

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In the novel Brave New World by Aldus Huxley, brainwashing was used in the form of hypnopaedia also know as sleep teaching. Hypnopaedia is similar to the form we use in modern television. Huxley uses hypnopaedia in the novel Brave New World to control the society’s thoughts. Modern television uses subliminal messages to tell the viewer when you see product A buy product B. Huxley used this in his book by using subliminal message to give the certain classes of humans purpose in life. The whole purpose of hypnopaedia is to have control over society’s thoughts.

Hypnopaedia is used in the Brave New World to give the humans purpose. Hypnopaedia also known as sleep teaching, which is used to teach the people what job they would do all the way to what emotions they would feel. One example of the uses of hypnopaedia is in the drug soma, described in this quote as “soma, delicious soma, half a gramme for a half-holiday, a gramme for a weekend, two grammes for a trip to the gorgeous East, three for a dark eternity on the moon; returning whence they find themselves on the other side of the cre...

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