Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Summary and Analysis: Chapter 4

Philip K. Dick

Summary and Analysis: Chapter 4

New Characters
Max Polokov: the Nexus-6 android that injured Dave Holden.

Lurie Kampff: a psychologist who wrote the influential article, Role-taking Blockage in the Undeteriorated Schizophrenic.

Rachel Rosen: employee of the Rosen Association; niece of Eldon Rosen.

Eldon Rosen: senior representative for the Rosen Association.

Summary
In his meeting with Bryant, Deckard is notified of his next mission involving the retirement of Max Polokov, one of eight Nexus-6 androids that recently immigrated to earth illegally. Deckard is informed that Holden was able to test and retire two of the eight illegal androids before being injured by...

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