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In this story the chasing of the American Dream led to disaster and the death of some characters.
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"In search of Willy Loman and the American dream" by …

Money, a loving spouse, and status all showed that a person had been successful in their life and were vital points to the American Dreams of the Characters in the Great Gatsby.

Scott Fitzgerald is showing how the American dream has become corrupt and that the dream is dead..
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For Willy, the American Dream meant popularity and demeanor

Scott Fitzgerald recognizes and describes many of the less alluring characteristics of the 1920's and the pursuit of the American Dream including dysfunctional relationships, materialism and classism.

The novel is Fitzgerald's vessel of commentary and criticism of the American Dream.
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As one’s idea of the American Dream gets closer and closer, often times political and social ideals of America cause their American Dream to take a turn for the worst....

The purchasing of a home, possessing material items, and living a life of leisure has all evolved into the realities of the American dream.
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American Dream | Define American Dream at …

Both Kane and Gatsby are representations of the American dream, and as we read into their stories we see that time and the dream become so intertwined that it is hard to see them apart....

SparkNotes: Death of a Salesman: Character List

The idea that the American Dream was about the wealth and the possessions one had been ingrained, somehow, into the minds of Americans during the 1920’s.

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People from nations all over the world come to America for the chance to achieve this legendary dream of freedom, opportunity, and the “all American family”.

Death of a Salesman - Wikipedia

The Declaration of Independence protects this American Dream. It uses the familiar quote: "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.

SparkNotes: Death of a Salesman: Act I

In this book he stated “The American Dream is that dream of a land in which life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone, with opportunity for each according to ability or achievement…” and once that phrase was written, The American Dream became what we truly know it as nowadays.

Opening scene to Willy’s first daydream Summary

Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby The American Dream, a long standing ideal embodies the hope that one can achieve financial success, political power, and everlasting love through dedication and hard work.

What Is the American Dream: History, Quotes

To the drafters of the Declaration, the American Dream could only thrive if it was not hindered by “taxation without representation. Kings, military rulers or tyrants shouldn’t decide taxes and other laws. The people should have the right to elect officials to represent them. These leaders must abide by the laws themselves and not create new legislation willy-nilly.