THE AMERICAN DREAM
To flush out our discussion of Cullen’s Dream of Upward Mobility and the examples of the likes of Benjamin Franklin and Andrew Jackson, please read the following brief essay from the June 2007 Atlantic:
Crook, Clive. “Rags to Rags, Riches to Riches.” The Atlantic. June 2007. 23 Jan 2009.
and this one page summary of what earlier noted writers and public figures had to say about the American Dream for The Atlantic:
Clark, Jonas. “In Search of the American Dream.” The Atlantic.com 1 May 2007. 23 Jan 2009.