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Death of a Salesman: a Criticism of the American Dream

Summary: Death of a Salesman is a true and intelligent criticism of the American Dream. Willy Loman's dreams are unattainable, thus pointing out that the American dream can be insurmountable for many people. The Loman's displays of dishonesty and immorality prove that the American Dream can often diminish any respectable values an individual may have.
Death of a Salesman - A Criticism of the American Dream

Arthur Millers Death of a Salesman is a story of a man, Willy Loman, whose struggling efforts to live the American dream are unsuccessful. Willy's efforts to have it all and live the life of a salesman, like his hero David Singleman, unfortunately are not enough pushing his dreams further away from reality. Death of a Salesman is a true and intelligent criticism of the American Dream. Willy Loman's dreams are unattainable, thus pointing out that the American dream can be insurmountable for many people. The Loman's displays of dishonesty and immorality prove that the American Dream can often diminish any respectable values an individual may have. Possessing the finest of everything and placing great importance on looks and material things such as Willy does, begins to create a...

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