When they came to burn Montag's house, Beatty admitted that not only did Mildred, his own wife, turn in Montag for his books, but his neighbors also had reported him.Faber also admits his role in helping the government enact censorship.All the minor minor minorities with their navels to be kept clean. People stopped reading so that things could be done faster and make people happier.
Montag feels empty inside because has become a product of this society, feeling the way they tell him to feel, thinking what they tell him to think. Faber tells him, At the end of the book, the men have memorized portions of books or whole books.
They intend to pass these down through generations.
Reader-response critcism can be an opinion or thought of what the reader thinks or feels about a text or book.
According to Owl Perdue it states ” Reader-response criticism considers readers reactions to literature…interpretating the meaning of the text”.
He is just as guilty as those who promoted the idea.
Censorship came about because people wanted things done faster, they didn't want ideas challenged, they didn't want criticism, and they didn't speak out when they saw censorship happening.
The people chose the censorship, not the government. There was no dictum, no declaration, no censorship, to start with, no!
Technology, mass exploration, and minority pressure carried the trick, thank God.
The book “Fahrenheit 451” by Ray Bradbury was about a fireman name Guy Montag.
Montag does the opposite from what regular fireman do. Books in Montag society is forbidden to read and if caught reading the book would be set on fire.