Testing

TitleTesting
Year for Search1993
AuthorsOberndorf, Charles [G.](b. 1959)
Date Published1993
PublisherBantam Books
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Dystopia. A novel presenting a future in which the U. S. has experienced an economic collapse. The poor economic situation has led to a dramatic social change in which marriage has virtually disappeared. Brothers are expected to work to support their sisters and their sisters’ children. The focus of the novel is on morality testing, which is essential for entrance to university and the possibility of a good income. One of the characters notes that it was later abolished.

Author Note

(b. 1959)

Full Text

1993 Oberndorf, Charles [G.] (b. 1959). Testing. New York: Bantam Books.

Dystopia. A novel presenting a future in which the U. S. has experienced an economic collapse. The poor economic situation has led to a dramatic social change in which marriage has virtually disappeared. Brothers are expected to work to support their sisters and their sisters’ children. The focus of the novel is on morality testing, which is essential for entrance to university and the possibility of a good income. One of the characters notes that it was later abolished.