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Dystopia

A dystopia (from the Greek δυσ- and τόπος, alternatively, cacotopia, Cacotopia (κακό, caco = bad) was the term used by Jeremy Bentham in his 19th century works (, [1]) kakotopia, or simply anti-utopia) is a community or society that is undesirable or frightening. It is translated as "not-good place", an antonym of utopia, a term that was coined by Sir Thomas More and figures as the title of his best known work, Utopia, published 1516, a blueprint for an ideal society with minimal crime, violence and poverty.

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A list of the top 10 dystopian love stories, according to Ariel Djanikian, author of The Office of Mercy.

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