The American Dream

Points to Cover ;
The American Dream
Nature vs. Nurture
Phycological imprint of self-reliance
Colorism
The effects of the American expectation especially for white males Old white male perspective beneficial
-A narrative of the potential development of present American Based on race, gender, social class, geographical
Reveals the falsehood of the American Dream — conditional for white American men Rough Outline: Emerson Self-Reliance = constitution of the American mind/dream (set up reader for success)
Did it work?
— research Here’s is vision — accept the purity Here’s where it comes up short? — what are the challenges? Why does it matter? — Is it still relevant?
American Literature — teaching Teaching this to students it doesn’t apply to Social-political climate application to relevance
How we all become implicit in the requirements. Become indoctrinated into this message.