Essays Tagged: "brainwashed"

1984 by George Orwell

her example in the book was the prediction of brainwashing.The truth is that today people are being brainwashed constantly and some times they don'teven know it. For example people are always being br ... buying a certainproduct by advertisements on the televisions or by subliminal messages. Winston wasbrainwashed into conforming to the normal society by loving Big Brother. Thebrainwashing in the book ...

(2 pages) 100 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The lose of black culture

the muzzle that was put on our original language. The westernized idea of a black man has seemingly brainwashed us. By accepting others definition of self we have somewhat contaminated our community w ...

(4 pages) 148 0 3.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

The Hope of the Phoenix

d of Fahrenheit 451. The world was now dying, and nobody seemed to care, because the government had brainwashed the people. It was a situation, where not only the brave, but the ones who can think for ...

(4 pages) 56 1 4.2 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Kurt Vonnegut's Portrayal of Society in "Breakfast of Champions"

Breakfast of Champions'The country Vonnegut takes us through has been plasticized, prepackaged, andbrainwashed beyond redemption. The poor are sinking into oblivion and the rich are chokingon the fru ...

(8 pages) 75 0 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Roots of Nazism

Education of children, and the promises of solutions to the most common and troublesome of problems brainwashed the public into following his every move. After gaining power in Germany, Nazism survive ...

(5 pages) 58 0 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

An Extended Abstract Defintion of "Power"

this by the Germans, because ofthe control he had. People were either scared to stop this, or were brainwashed intobelieving it. Finally the U.S. had to step in and try to stop Hitler, and World War ...

(2 pages) 55 0 3.0 May/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Marranos, a Lost People. Origin and believes

ople, one must first receive a lesson in World History. We will begin in the 1492.In school, we are brainwashed to connect the year 1492 with the year that Columbus discovered the New World. Yet, if w ...

(10 pages) 63 0 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

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

. By the end of the novel 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 ... , "the spasm has passed" (Orwell 239), which indicates that it was a corrupt thought. Before he was brainwashed by O'Brien that would have been a pleasant thought since, the destruction of the party w ...

(6 pages) 46 0 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Not Music To My Ears: Today's current music scene has steadily become filled with pre-packaged assembly line bands and singers.

just for young teens, with all image and no real talent. For their own good, I can only hope these brainwashed kids will grow out of this horrible phase.Fabricated bands such as O-Town, N*Sync, and T ...

(2 pages) 93 3 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Will Western pop culture destroy national culture in Thailand and Malaysia?

iland is highly focused around the youth of the country as consumers and therefore being in a word 'brainwashed' with western culture such as McDonalds. As a gross generalisation 'MTV' is often seen a ...

(8 pages) 130 1 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

"The clockwork orange".

ys. It also has a sub-theme that questions whether people can truly be considered moral if they are brainwashed or forced to behave as if they are, rather than doing so by choice.In this story the gov ... n put in jail where he becomes the test subject for a new kind of cure for criminal behavior. He is brainwashed so that even though he would like to commit acts of violence, he can no longer do so. At ...

(2 pages) 66 0 3.5 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Fahrenheit 451", by Robert Frost.

opian). Ray Bradbury tells of a society is run by the government, books are illegal, and people are brainwashed from television and other technologies. Firemen set fires to books, instead of help putt ...

(3 pages) 80 2 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Propaganda Paper(References to Brave New World)

ld" people were brained washed from a young age through sleep teaching. In today's world people are brainwashed by listening to messages and looking at visual aids. The world today and the world in th ... believe what someone else wants them to. Whether its through radio or television people are being brainwashed to think what they think, believe what they believe, and create opinions about what may ...

(2 pages) 32 1 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Trends in America

r this paper, I have come to realize that many Americans, including myself and my family, have been brainwashed somewhat into believing what is cool, what is in style, what looks good, and so on. Thro ...

(2 pages) 79 1 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

A Child Called It Book Review

ns to adapt to his mother's harsh punishments although it was very difficult to undergo. His mother brainwashed him into believing he was a terrible being; that his presence was unwanted and he was an ...

(2 pages) 39 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The rise of the pigs and their dictatorship.(Animal Farm)

mals, every animal besides the pigs, with no say in anything. It was the sheer reliance on hope and brainwashed minds the animals possessed that allowed the pigs to totally dominate the rest of the an ... nued to become man like and corrupt, but it was too late for the rest of the animals, they were all brainwashed. However, if they remembered the speech instead of just following whatever Napoleon said ...

(2 pages) 26 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The defence speech for Macbeth as a murderer

at this was not so. In fact, Macbeth was the victim in this crime. It was he, who was possessed and brainwashed by the evil witches. Then it was Lady Macbeth who took advantage of his state of mind. S ... Macbeth had not met the witches and heard their prophecies. It was they who possessed his mind and brainwashed him. It was an ambitious Lady Macbeth that planned Duncan's murder. It was Lady Macbeth ...

(3 pages) 29 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

America headed downhill?

uper power seems to be heading downhill fast. Since Clinton held office America has become corrupt, brainwashed, idiotic and the freedoms the forefathers fought for restricted. The liberals and the de ... Americans are losing their sense of security as murderers walk away free. The liberals have slowly brainwashed the Americans and has taken away their sense of freedom and security. Over the years the ...

(2 pages) 37 0 2.7 Aug/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Animal Farm by George Orwell Animal Farm as a Political Satire

neration of Nazi-loving people. These people would later be called Hitler's "youth", young children brainwashed into believing that preserving their leader and Nazi Germany were more important than th ... ...] (69). The bleating of the sheep saying, "Four legs good, two legs bad" shows how they had been brainwashed into believing that one simple statement. Continuing their plan for world-domina ...

(3 pages) 29 0 3.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Machine Stops E M Forster Effects of the Machine on two characters in the story, Kuno and Vashti.

eeding. The new humans are weak, pale images of their ancestors and each generation is increasingly brainwashed by the ruling machine.Kuno is the rebel of this story. He alone challenges the way that ...

(2 pages) 30 0 4.2 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers