1 The American Dream

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James Truslow Adams
1st termed 'The American Dream'
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The Epic of America
1931 by James Truslow Adams
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The Declaration of Independence
4th July 1776. Inalienable Rights, all men are created equal, life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness,
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Evolution of 'the American Dream'/ strands
Material wealth, freedom, meritocracy, opportunity, happiness, new beginnings
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Meritocracy
Best performers are rewarded. Work hard, put in effort, work to best ability.
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No structural barriers e.g.
class...
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1931 by James Truslow Adams

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The Epic of America

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4th July 1776. Inalienable Rights, all men are created equal, life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness,

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Card 4

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Material wealth, freedom, meritocracy, opportunity, happiness, new beginnings

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Best performers are rewarded. Work hard, put in effort, work to best ability.

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