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An American Dream Essay Examples

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How My Dream of Traveling to England, France, Switzerland and Germany Came True
Ever since I was a little girl I dreamed about traveling overseas. Strange lands, exciting places, and new cultures have always fascinated me. I've always wondered what it would be like to speak another language, to grow up learning different customs, or to live in a completely different way than I do now. This past summer...
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A Discussion of the Concept of the American Dream
The American Dream is different for everyone, though it is most commonly associated with success, freedom, and happiness. The concept of the American Dream seems to have dwindled from where it was in the past few generations. It has gone from success, freedom, and happiness to having lots of money and the nicest possessions...
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The Definition of the American Dream
The American Dream
The American dream. It consists of a family, house, cars, and other luxury items. How did it become the American dream? Why do we feel so compelled to pursue it? The reason is because we, the American public, have been convinced through advertising to acquire it. It is a very powerful way of persuasion. A...
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An Analysis of My Dreams
Dream one took place in an almost utopia back round..It felt as if i was
in a large green field with abstract type cartoon houses surrounding me.
In this dream i remember seeing a continues picture of a balloon chasing
me through these array of large hallways. "To see a house in your dream, represents your own soul and s...
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Experimental Dreaming
This paper is an invitation to delve into the rich dream traditions we
have been studying in a very personal way, and re-interpret them in new,
experimental forms. In this paper I would like you to demonstrate three
things: First, pick two cultural or religious dream traditions from our
readings, and explain their impact o...
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Dream and Reality: A Review of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream
Sometimes in our lives reality can seem like a dream come true, in "A Midsummer Night's Dream," by William Shakespeare, to the characters, their dreams are reality. Shakespeare focuses on comic love scenes to portray dreams within reality and reality within dreams. The funniest part of this play seems to be when P...
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Two Theoretical Perspectives on Dream Analysis
Dreams Their Analysis The assignment is to recall a dream and analyze it from one or two theoretical perspectives we've learned thus far in dream analysis. Dreams have been a vehicle to express emotions, thoughts and feelings. Sometimes they pose questions which have been rooted in our conscious. Dreams are persona...
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Clueless in Love in William Shakespeare's a Midsummer Night's Dream
A Midsummer Night's Dream In Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" the mortal teenage characters fall in lovefoolishly, and the character Bottom states, "O what fools these mortals be". They are foolishbecause they act like children. Although Lysander, Hermia, Demetrius, and Helena appeargrown-up, w...
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Oprah Winfrey and The American Dream
Alberto Alvaro Rios “Green Card” is expressing his emotion to a new experience. This was going on during the late 1900’s in Mexico. Rios grandmother is telling him about her journey to gaining freedom in the Unites States, because he wanted to gain his green card. “The card is a first step towards applying for citizen...
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A Paper on Gatsby's Pursuit of the American Dream
Gatsbys Pursuit of the American Dream The American Dream means that by persistently working hard, one can achieve success; this is in contrast to other countries where the immigrants came from, in which one was either born into money and privilege or not, and if you werent, there was no way of achieving this success. The...
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