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OF MICE AND MEN:

Social Historical Context- American Dream, Dust Bowl, Black Americans, Migrate Workers, Women....

All americans in that era wanted there dream, and america preached the idea of moving there to live your dream. Steinbeck proved the idea that the dream wasnt so easy to achieve through the characters of George and Lenny struggling to even own any land. They also represent migrate workers as they are the typical man in that era, they also proved that the dust bowl affected many in the fact that they all migrate to a certain area because the capital had unemployment and lack of food and money therefore proving it to be

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