Brave New World Allusions

Bernard Marx Allusion to Karl Marx, founder of Marxism, socialism
Lenina Crowne Russian revolutionary and founder of communist party Vladimir Lenin
Benito Hoover Italian dictator Benito Mussolini and the 31st U.S. President Herbert Hoover
Malthusian belt, Malthusian Drill Political economist THomas Malthus, an early proponent for birth control for population regulation.
conditioning and Neo-Pavlovian Russian scientist Ivan Pavlov an his conditioning experiments (Pavlov’s dogs)
Ford Henry Frod, creator of Model T Ford and modern assembly line work
George Bernard Shaw Irish writer and socialist George Bernard Shaw
Freud Austrian psychiatrist and founder of psychoanalysis Sigmund Freud
Helmholtz Watson John B. Watson, American psychologist, founder of behaviorism, together with Rosalie Rayner conducted controversial “Little Albert” experiment.
Mustapha Mond Founder of modern Turkey, Mustapha Kemal Ataturk.
Mond Monde– “world” or “people” in French
Brave New World From Shakespeare’s the Tempest, Miranda says:”O, wonder! How many goodly creatures are there here! How beauteous mankind is! O brave new world, that has such people in it!”

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