Shaw and Chesterton believed that the acceptance of Darwinism made it impossible to resist social Darwinism, plutocracy, imperialism, racialism, and militarism.
According to Lewis, science steps dangerously outside its bounds when it assumes it has all knowledge, especially moral knowledge.
This essay has argued that Lewis was prophetic as regards the advent of techniques powerful enough to bring about the effects he feared.
Mark is lured away from his teaching position at Bracton College to become part of the massive research effort known as the N.I.C.E.
Learn about the relevance of C.S. Lewis’s dystopian novel for today in this video commemorating its 75th anniversary.