1984 Research Guide
1. Consciousness Manipulation:
o Advertising strategies in calling up for military service,
Max Paul Friedman
Dictionary of American History. Ed. Stanley I. Kutler. Vol. 6. 3rd ed. New York, NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2003. p502-504.
o TV as a means to manipulate your thinking,
o Hero-worshiping and other idolatry..
2. Governmental Control:
o Loss of civilian rights,
Beyond Totalitarianism: Stalinism and Nazism Compared
Histories of Everyday Life in Totalitarian Regimes. Ed. Thomas Riggs. Vol. 3: Literary Approaches. The Literature of Society Series Farmington Hills, MI: St. James Press, 2015. p3-6.
o Fear as a tool to control the population.
3. Relations to History:
o Parallels between Oceania and Soviet Union,
o Parallels between Oceania and the Nazi.