Article ID: CBB000202820

Brave New Worlds: Trophallaxis and the Origin of Society in the Early Twentieth Century (2002)


Description “[Demonstrates] how Aldous Huxley's bleak vision of humanity in the novel Brave New World … has much in common with metaphors generated by those [scientists] studying ants.”

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Authors & Contributors
Schulz, Jörg
Whitworth, Michael H.
Brandt, Christina
Sleigh, Charlotte
Murphy, Graham J.
Glauthier, Patrick
Science in Context
Science-Fiction Studies
Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte
Book History
Archives of Natural History
Oxford University Press
Kleine Verlag
Johns Hopkins University Press
Columbia University
Science and literature
Metaphors; analogies
Science and culture
Human-animal relationships
Huxley, Aldous
Einstein, Albert
Jahn, Ilse
Correns, Carl Erich
Merian, Maria Sibylla
Münter, Gustav Wilhelm
Time Periods
20th century
20th century, early
19th century
18th century
20th century, late
Rome (Italy)
Florence (Italy)
United States

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