Day 3

Brave New World Lesson Plan

Discussion of Thought Questions

  1. 1

    Every aspect of World State society serves a deliberate community function. What function might the reservation’s existence serve, and why does it allow visitors?

    The Reservation may serve as a warning to those who, like Bernard, are eager to criticize the World State and try to upset the status quo. Visitors to the Reservation see what, to them, is a horrifying alternative to civilization - old age, disease and unhappiness. To the conditioned mind, civilization suddenly seems much more appealing.

  2. 2

    What advantages and disadvantages does John’s mixed cultural heritage give him?

    John grew up with the influence of both the reservation and (through Linda)...

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