Essays Tagged: "Big Brother"

The Structure Of the Novel 1984

es to write a diary. He expresses his thought's and feelings toward the Party. He writes 'Down With Big Brother' in it. At this Point he is not sure if he wants to keep writing because he is afraid to ...

(2 pages) 40 0 4.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

George Orwell

ng come to hate imperialism. This wasevident in the novel when George Orwell portrayed the Party of Big Brother, as agovernment we wouldn't desire but if we were not careful we too like Weinstein Smit ... the main character, would suffer in our lifetime. But Mr. Orwell also presented that wemust not let Big Brother control us and that we must rebel and fight back or else BigBrother would win. In this n ...

(3 pages) 56 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

An essay on the novel, 1984.

1984"He who controls the past, controls the future". This quote illustrates the true nature of Big Brother in the novel 1984. Winston Smith is just a tiny spec in a totalitarian run country. In t ... person responsible for the invention of the airplane. But, in the records it is clearly shown that Big Brother invented the airplane. At another time Winston's position calls for him to change minute ...

(2 pages) 51 0 4.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Chapter 27 of Catcher in the Rye. note: Only 26 chapters, this is a "epilogue"

honies and freaks just like i said.O.K., let me get back to how i ended back in here. Like the nice big brother i am i decided to bring Phoebe to the Radio MUsic Hall. Guess who i ran into, ol' Mauric ...

(2 pages) 54 1 3.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

1984 , a tale of future society, by Orwell

sn't need to justify its selfish ways because it holds all of thepower. The symbol of the party was Big Brother. The idealism of blind loyalty wasembodied in this symbol. It was the centre of control. ... ton wasin jail he met a colleague named Mr. Parsons who's child turned him in for saying' down with big brother ' in his sleep. Husbands and wives were also affected.They would report their spouses or ...

(5 pages) 69 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Nineteen Eighty" Four by Orwell

hree methods are so powerful in making the lower class believe thatOceania is at war with Eastasia. Big Brother is the Inner Party leader and,Emmanuel Goldstein is the Enemy of the Party.The first and ... the principal figure on the daily Two Minute Hate. The mainfocus of the telescreens is the image of Big Brother. Big Brother is always shownon the screen to make the people believe that Oceania is win ...

(4 pages) 104 1 3.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Control of Reality for the Masses (Specific Analysis of altered reality in 1984)

ols history?How does it affect the present?How does scarcity affect human psychology?What role does Big Brother play?Outline:Introduction: State Topics: The Party Controls Reality to control the peopl ... hology: Artificial Scarcity: Affects human behaviorMaslow Theory of Human behaviorParagraph 3: God: Big Brother has taken the place of God: Omnipotent and Omniscient, and under the control of the part ...

(4 pages) 72 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Today's society , a 'half version' of George Orwell's novel, 1984

1984, in some ways it is similar and in others, uniquely different. The closest we come today to a 'Big Brother' is the mob. The people are also controlled by watchful security cameras and subliminal ... of 1984, it is the people. In the words of the famous lyricist, 'Power to thePeople.'In analyzing 'Big Brother,' there are similarities between it and the mob. The Mafia is a crimefamily that can see ...

(2 pages) 69 1 3.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"1984" by Orwell

about the past and are rewritten with the "accurate" meaning of whatever the Government (known as "Big Brother") wants it to be. All past records are erased and everyone must believe what the new one ... atching every movement you do, no expressions are admitted in Oceania other than hatred or the one "Big Brother" tells you to. The second branch is called "The Ministry of Love" where people were puni ...

(3 pages) 40 0 3.5 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Catcher and The Rye"

ter. She is ten years old and lives at home with their parents. Phoebe really admires and loves her big brother, Holden.This novel begins when Holden is in a mental hospital in California. The novel i ...

(3 pages) 79 1 3.2 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

How Phreaks, Anarchist, the KKK, and SWP compare to Big Brother from 1984

It compares different "illegal" group to the big brother movementMany organizations today are considered bad or 'evil'.Groups like the Ku Klux Kl ... Supreme White Power has over 30 different majororganizations. 'The members of these groups have one big thing incommon: they hate members of racial, ethnic or religious groups thatare not the same as ... way they are treated. If someone was caught being a part of theBrotherhood, the Party would make a big deal about it. The way Phreaksare treated is: 'What?' The Phreaks that do cause trouble are lock ...

(6 pages) 48 0 3.4 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

1984 By -George Orwell. Summary Chapter 1 and 2

hree contries are at war, Oceania, Eurasia andEastasia. Oceania is run by the party whose leader is Big Brother.Winston is sick of his life in the ruined city and decides to keep a diary.This is again ... ing. We are introduced to TomParsons which Winston is contrasted with. The city is very drab.Quotes'Big brother is watching you, the caption beneath it said''Thoughtcrime was not a thing that could be ...

(11 pages) 69 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

America, Land of the free. Discusses what would happen if it didn't have the freedom of press, and the freedom of speech

ified people; and a population of souls unwilling to create because of the ever looming presence of big brother.Without the first amendment, America would be uneducated and uninformed. It is customary ...

(3 pages) 176 1 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

the book "1984" - George Orwell - discusses differences between the world in the book and how it is now

ntly plagued with being sure that he is not on a telescreen while performing thought crimes against Big Brother. "Thoughtcrime was not a thing that could be concealed forever . . . sooner or later the ...

(3 pages) 72 0 4.0 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

This essay, Reality TV, explores why reality tv has become so popular.

agination.In an interview with my father, Jim Souders, who happens to be a huge fan of "Survivor", "Big Brother", and "The Amazing Race", he said, "most reality shows give you people that you don't li ... interested in these shows? I don't think that is the only thing that makes shows like "Survivor", "Big Brother", "The Amazing Race", and other shows so popular that people return every week. Some sho ...

(5 pages) 408 4 4.7 Oct/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Bigraphy: Bill Bojangles Robinson, his life, times and influence on the world of tap.

unger brother who was named Bill. Luther preferred his brother's name to his own so he did what any big brother would do; he took the name by the force of his fists and from then on became known as Bi ...

(6 pages) 79 0 4.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Love and sex in Geoge Orwell's novel 1984

amily, friends, and lovers, the only entity acceptable to love in Oceania is the face of the Party, Big Brother. This restriction is necessary to achieving complete power and control over its citizens ... etween man and woman"(220).To train the citizens of Oceania for complete submission and devotion to Big Brother and the Party the family bond has been completely devalued, as "No one dares trust a wif ...

(4 pages) 71 0 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

This is an essay with a comparison of Animal Farm to 1984.

ontrolled by different governors. Winston lives in Oceania and the Party's leader is someone named "Big Brother". No one has ever seen this person before, but is said to exist. The Party abolishes eve ... unlight, and an armed guard at his back. The long-hoped-for bullet was entering his brain? He loved Big Brother" (pg. 300)Even though Winston has joined the rebellion, it is shown that it won't succee ...

(5 pages) 113 2 3.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

Transparency in the media. An essay about the ethical issues of the Big Brother show.

Generalities and rules"Big Brother" - five women and five men are living in one house without anycontact to the outside wor ... 00,000.The Dutch version of the programme produced high audience ratings. TheNetherlands were in a "Big Brother"-fever. The candidates became media stars. Wellover 20,000 interested people applied for ... n leave the container flat at anytime. But than there is no way back.The name and the ideaThe name "Big Brother" instantly brings to mind thenightmare created by George Orwell in his book, "1984". Big ...

(12 pages) 184 2 3.9 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Paper on Winston's transformation after Room 101 from 1984 by George Orwell

nged by the end of the novel. The government transformed Winston's beliefs from despising to loving Big Brother. By the end of the novel Winston was fully transformed, his way of thinking was altered ... l Winston was fully transformed, his way of thinking was altered and he was brainwashed into loving Big Brother for the rest of his existence.Winston has been tortured, in the Ministry of Love by O'Br ...

(6 pages) 46 0 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature