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With the rise of consumerism, our global society has become increasingly focused on consuming goods and services, as a means to feel good about ourselves and to drive the economies of the world. Themes themes are the fundamental and often universal ideas explored in a literary work the use of technology to control society brave new world warns of the dangers of giving the state control over new and powerful technologies. Anti-consumerism is a refer to the belief that the free choice of consumers should dictate the economic structure of a society our enormously productive.