How, in Animal Farm, does Napoleon's use of of obedience tactics help the farm?

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In a general sense, Napoleon's tactics lead to greater productivity on the farm. His insistence that the animals follow instructions and remain loyal guarantees that the animals remain committed and unquestioning. In such a system, more focused and productive labor ensures greater returns and bigger profits. Furthermore, the tactic guarantees a servile attitude and minimizes the risk of recalcitrance and rebellion.

Napoleon ensures that the animals remain obedient not only through propaganda, misinformation, and deceit, but also brutally enforces control by slaughtering those who dare rebel against him. The best example of this occurs in...

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