Since this was a prevalent trend throughout the 19 th and 20 th century, there are many literatures portraying american dream, and one of them is ‘the great gatsby’ gatsby as a child spent his life in poverty in rural north dakota. Can the great gatsby of fscott fitzgerald and dickens' great expectations be compared the two books the great gatsby of fscott fitzgerald and dickens' great expectations can be compared and contrastedthere are various reasons for these comparisons.
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The great gatsby and great expectations: a comparison essay examples 972 words oct 6th, 2013 4 pages since the beginning of time, society has been separated into classes the rulers and the ruled, the rich and the poor, the nobility and the common folk.
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Gatsby as a child spent his life in poverty in rural north dakota he had a lover, daisy, who got married to tom buchanon by the time gatsby was studying at oxford after returning from the wwi. The great gatsby, life of pi and great expectations: the opening chapters the opening chapters of each of these three books are both similar and different in many ways, and succeed to keep the reader interested enough to carry on their journey with pip, nick or pi. The great gatsby by fscott fitzgerald great expectations by charles dickens social status a high social status leads to cruelty and arrogance great expectations - does belonging to a high social class bring happiness.
The great gatsby was written and set in jazz-era 1920's america with this novel fitzgerald criticizes a different society than that of great expectations that has different problems.
In the novels, great expectations and the great gatsby, the protagonists, pip and jay gatsby respectively, believe their wealth is used for the common good, but in reality many values are being compromised.