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B. F. Skinner
Walden Two uses the first-person narration of the character of Professor Burris to accentuate his character transformation.
Walden Two is told in the past tense.
The title of Walden Two alludes to the book Walden by American transcendentalist (believer in spiritual and intuitive thinking above scientific or material thinking) Henry David Thoreau. Walden is a classic work set at Walden Pond in Concord, Massachusetts, and published in 1854, that focuses on an individual's separation from society. In contrast, Walden Two is B.F. Skinner's proposal for a completely separate and autonomous society.
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