Question: English & Literature

How does the government control proles in 1984?
In English & Literature | Asked by bookragstutor
Asked from the Nineteen Eighty-Four study pack
Answers

In 1984, the novel, the proles are controlled by their own ignorance. They are oppressed but they don't realize it, so they are happy. 

MHood2 | 598 days ago

They detract any sort of education to the proles which just allows the proles to walk around without any knowledge that they are controlled.

(guest) | 437 days ago