Fahrenheit 451

Is the burning of the books constitutional or unconstitutional in Fahrenheit 451?


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2011-12-08 01:16:23
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Burning books is constitutional in Fahrenheit 451.

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they were burning books because books weren't allowed studying it in school ;)

In Fahrenheit 451 the firemen are burning books.

Fire, books burning, paper burning, a thermometer at 451 degrees Fahrenheit.

Burning books should be a no-no.

451 degrees Fahrenheit is the burning temperature of the paper in the books that are burned.

there is a book about burning books that is called Fahrenheit 451 so i think its that. 451 Fahrenheit = 232.78 Celsius

An uneducated populace is easier to control. Have you ever read Fahrenheit 451?

The burning of the books, the media, and the government all had part in the destruction of education.

The books were banned because they promoted individual thoughts. In the society they all lived in, it was easier to have everybody agree; therefore burning the books.

It's the ignition point of paper, which is where the book title came from ... it's about burning books.

First of all, it is Fahrenheit. 451 deg F is the temperature of paper (as in books) burning.

Fahrenheit 451 - is the temperature at which paper burns. The film centres around the 'firemen' - people in charge of burning banned books in a futuristic america.

Montag tries to keep his book reading hidden. He also participates in the burning of other books.

This quote is important because the name of the novel is Fahrenheit 451 and is about burning books in which paper burns at 451 degrees.

I think this is because they would burn the books without burning the house itself. That makes the most sense.

A fireman He is a firefighter but he isn't really a firefighter--he is actually burning books. Their job is to take all the books out so that everybody is addicted to T.V and the government can control them.

She wouldnt let them, and stood there with her books. She also wouldnt give the fireman the joy of burning them, so she burned herself and the books together. She would rather die then give up her books.

Beatty justifies the act of burning books with an analogy when he says, "A book is a loaded gun in the house next door. Burn it."

Fahrenheit 451 is about television destroying/killing books. Ray Bradbury said himself that he feared television was killing books and that is what this book is about. There is nothing about censorship in the book, contrary to what most people believe. The government only started burning books once people did not read them.

Books control information. In Fahrenheit 451, the government controlled the source of information in order to control the people.

Faber and Montag's plan is to start reprinting books and plant them in the homes of firemen, a profession related to burning books. They do this because they want to discredit the fireman profession and bring an end to censoring the existence of books.

Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury. The first line of the novel is referencing the firemen's attitude toward burning books and the houses that shelter them.

Fahrenheit 451 is the temperature at which paper burns. If Bradbury hadn't put book burning in the book it wouldn't have any subject matter, there wouldn't be a book at all - you would have effectively burnt 'Fahrenheit 451'. Basically Ray Bradbury loves books and he's making a point about how important literature is for the imagination and freedom of expression.

Allusions are references to other events that have happened in real life that the reader should be aware of. One of these allusions is the burning of books based on content.

yes, but it is only to emphasize how bad the book burning had become. it had become so bad that the burners of books no longer had reverence for even the Bible.

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