To control human thoughts, intuition, emotions and actions are to control humanity, and that is exactly what the Inner Party had done in George Orwell's novel, Nineteen Eighty- Four. The Inner Party, most often refereed as the Party, had the power to control humanity or at least the civilians of Oceania. Most people that were born during the rein of the Party know no other way of life. They all grew up without emotions,
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Oceania were beings in human bodies but not human beings.
The significance of Nineteen Eighty- Four is the philosophy behind the novel, George Orwell warns of the terrifying danger that man creates for himself in his quest for a utopian society. It warns that when people have to become less than animals for the novelty of an orderly society the expense of humanity is too great of a sacrifice for the achievement of total equality.