Walden Two, Paperback Book
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A reprint of the 1976 Macmillan edition. This fictional outline of a modern utopia has been a center of controversy ever since its publication in 1948.

Set in the United States, it pictures a society in which human problems are solved by a scientific technology of human conduct.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
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  • Category: Science fiction
  • ISBN: 9780872207783

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Interesting description of a society based on behaviorist psychology.

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It's interesting and not horribly-written for a doctor, but then you get to the end and realize he's propounding living in giant Brave New World type societies where everyone's behavior is rigorously controlled by doctors and science. Scary, damn behavioral psychologists.

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An interesting and sometimes unsettling look at the darker side of social engineering.

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read while in college and even then educational reform was an issue

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