This title offers an in-depth examination of abuse of power as presented in George Orwell's novel 1984, as well as contemporary perspectives on this issue. Discussions include the potential danger of big government, the threat posed by misuse of power, the book as promoting the values of the common man, and industrialization as a dehumanizing factor.
"this series focuses on how social issues have been presented in classic literature. These books provide a unique perspective to the United States' social issues both past and present."
--ARBA, March 2009
Price: US $40.95