A Do-it-Yourself Dystopia: The Americanization of Big Brother

A Do-it-Yourself Dystopia: The Americanization of Big Brother

By: Steven Carter (author)Paperback

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The essence of life in an oligarchy like George Orwell presents in '1984' is that freedom of choice is virtually non-existent. But what happens when so many trivial and meaningless choices inundate a culture such as our own and freedom itself becomes devalued? In 'A Do-It-Yourself Dystopia', through a variety of essays, Steven Carter addresses this and other issues in a wide-ranging search for hidden oligarchies of the American self.

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About Author

Steven Carter is Professor of English at California State University in Bakersfield.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/04/2002
  • ISBN13: 9780761822714
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 182
  • ID: 9780761822714
  • weight: 286
  • ISBN10: 0761822712

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