Aldous Huxley: The Political Thought of a Man of Letters by Alessandro Maurini

By Alessandro Maurini

Aldous Huxley: The Political considered a guy of Letters argues that Huxley isn't a guy of letters engaged in politics, yet a political philosopher who chooses literature to unfold his rules. His choice for the dystopian style is because of his trust within the super impression of dystopia on twentieth-century political suggestion. His political pondering isn't systematic, yet this doesn't cease his research from providing components which are unique and up to date, and that characterize interesting contributions of political concept in the entire spheres that he examines from anti-Marxism to anti-positivism, from political realism to elitism, from feedback of mass society to feedback of totalitarianism, from feedback of ideologies to the way forward for liberal democracy, from pacifism to ecological communitarianism.
Huxley essentially grasped the unsolved problems with modern liberalism, and the significance of his impact on many twentieth-century and present-day political thinkers guarantees that his rules stay imperative within the present liberal-democratic debate. Brave New World is absolutely Huxley’s so much profitable political manifesto. whereas analyzing the impassioned fight for the advance of all human possibilities, it but manages to not shut the doorways definitively at the rebirth of utopia within the age of dystopia.

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