In "1984", how does Julia's position on party doctrine contrast with Winston's views?

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Whereas Winston has faint memories of the past, Julia has been born and raised during the reign of Big Brother.  Therefore, Julia doesn't know anything better or different that the life she has always led.  Winston, although it is foggy, lived during a time when people had freedoms that can only be dreamed of in modern day Oceania.

As a result, Julia is resigned to living the best she can under the heavy restraints of the party.  She lives for the here and the now and immediate gratification.  Hence her appetites for black market food and sex.  Although Winston enjoys these things as well, he as an eye on the future generations of human beings.  Since Winston has seen life differently, he can imagine changing the future.  He realizes that this will not happen in his lifetime, but he has hope.  Julia is simply concerned with living under the rules that are already in place and getting away with as much as she can before she is, inevitably, vaporized.

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Looking at Julia's actions in the book, she seldom takes actions strictly to go against the Party's wishes. She does them simply because she wants to, as enote states: "Winston discovers that Julia is smart and funny and loves sex, and she doesn’t care at all about Big Brother. As for her membership in the Anti-Sex League, she is simply doing what is expected of her in society. A pretty woman with dark hair and freckles, she is basically a simple woman who doesn’t worry about the revolutionary implications of her actions; she does what she does because it feels good and right. She cares little about revolution and even falls asleep when Winston is reading from Emmanuel Goldstein’s revolutionary tract."

Winston, though, wants to actively rebel against the Party because he does not believe in the system and would like to bring it down (though he has a hard time coming to this realization because he can hardly think for himself). As enotes states, "A thirty-nine-year-old man who works in the Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith is fairly ordinary. His heroism is heartfelt, not out of false notions of rebellion for the sake of power and glory."

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