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  • The Time Machine

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    underground. Wells also says that the whole Morlock community live underground and only emerge during the evening as the sun affects their skin and eyes. The Morlocks create clothes, shoes and give food to the Elois The Morlocks, which are the dominant species take elderly or ill Elois down to their subterranean community and eat them. Wells created another species, called T... ... middle of paper ... ...iation of wealth in the interest of the ruling class. It follows that in communism

  • The Time Machine by H.G. Wells

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    he stumbles upon the descendants of the human race the Eloi and the Morlocks. Unfortunately, the first night that the Time Traveler spent in the future, his time machine was stolen and little did he know his adventures had just begun. I enjoyed this book, and it captured my attention with the high degree of intellect and specific detail that the author put into the story. The first race the Time Traveler witnessed was that of the Eloi. The Eloi are giddy, children-like dwarves that seem to exist in

  • The Characteristics Of Capitalism In The Traveler's The Time Machine

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    given by the traveler who discovers them is “Eloi and Morlocks”; while one happens too easily obtain anything resourceful to having a good life, the other works very hard to get somewhere. It is this kind of stuff that shows how one set of group has it easier than the other because what they

  • The Openings Of The Time Machi

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    would be like slaves to the Eloi, because that's what the miners were like to the upper class people. However, this wasn't so, the Morlocks were in complete control of the Eloi, who were just food for them. The Morlocks were the more intellectual out of the two species, and had power over the Eloi. The Morlocks worked underground and were clever enough to work the complicated machinery. The Morlocks were a lot stronger than the Eloi, which gave them more authority over the Eloi. Wells wrote the Time Machine

  • The Theme of Humanity in the Time Machine

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    The Theme of Humanity in the Time Machine H.G Wells was born in Bromley Kent on the 21st September 1866. He had attended school called Midhurst Grammar in 1883, soon after he had gone to the normal school of science in London. There he had learned biology, which could lead to why he had written science fiction novels. He had left the school without the qualifications to become a writer. He began his career as a writer in 1893 and then continued to create stories, such as the Time Machine

  • "The Time Machine": A Social Critique of Victorian England

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    future he finds that this new world is not what he expected, as he feels vulnerable and ‘naked in a strange world.’ (Page 26) This panic then quickly transforms into frenzy as he then meets the Eloi who were all that he despised, creatures who were frail, had lost manliness and lost interest in the world. The Eloi were as he describes a ‘fragile thing out of futurity’ (Page 28) mainly due to their consumptive beauty and their very frail and pale features. This is what is called ‘Dresden china’ (Page 29)

  • The Time Machine Themes

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    upper class society has remained above ground, and their advanced civilization, filled with amenities, has changed them into feeble, indolent, and dependent species (pg. 126). The way the tables have somewhat turned and the Morlocks now ‘farm’ the Eloi can be seen as a Marxist revolution of sorts of the future society. A revolution where the oppressed working class has banded together and have overthrown the ruling class. At the time of the publishing of this novella, The Time Machine was an expression

  • The Time Machine by H.G. Wells

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    burnt brightly," and, "His usually pale face was flush and animated." This shows that he is quite positive about what he is saying as light is a good sign. This is quite ironic as later on in the novel we find light to be good as it is where the eloi live, and dark to be bad as it is where the morlocks spend there time. The part about fire is also ironic as he takes it for granted through the novel and finds out how useful it really is when he goes to battle with the mor... ... middle of

  • H.G. Wells' The Time Machine

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    ” that shows that this futuristic society was not free of disease (18). Within his first encounter with the Eloi he was wondering, “ were these creatures fools?” this shows that his assumptions that humans would advance was false (21). His assumptions about how this futuristic society would not know fear is also disproven when nighttime comes around and, because of the Morlockss, the Eloi seem to be “…reacquainted with fear” (49). In this society, the idea that advancement in time is related with

  • The Time Machine

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    political observation of late Victorian England. This narrative serves as a symbol aiding a discussion of socialism and its principles of equality. Wells suggests to his Victorian audience that current society change its ways, lest it end up like the Eloi, petrified of a revolutionary race of Morlocks.