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by George Orwell

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How does Napoleon exert power in Animal Farm?

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This question deals with the themes concerning power in this novel. Napoleon is struggling at the beginning to take control of Animal Farm. He is battling for dominance with Snowball, who seems to oppose him on every issue. 

Napoleon exerts his power in this novel by the same means in which he establishes it to begin with, force. He takes the dogs away from their mother and "educates" them in private where he...

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