In Death of a Salesman as well as in American Beauty, the main conflicts revolve around a great

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In Death of a Salesman as well as in American Beauty, the main conflicts revolve around a great basic problem, which is the "appearance" as a way of life and expression to the outside. Following this, they will all problems relating to the relationships between the characters, and the lack of communication in the families. It could also be seen in both works that the characters go through great efforts pretending to be happy with themselves. Willy Loman which may sound Low Man- man, writers often select the names for a reason, has two personalities one strong and one weak dreamer. The dreamer is optimistic, enterprising, including content and happy and the other is inconsistent, insecure, hypocritical, and unconscious. Both appear…show more content…
Throughout the play, Biff undergoes a process in which different phases appears: The first is young he is intelligent, bold, and aggressive, likes sports and idolizes his father. Sees in him a successful professional, a person who can speak. He has great admiration for his father but greater the fall when he discovers his father infidelity when he goes to Boston. The second is that which is seen in almost all the work, is that of a failed Biff. The above is the dreamer Biff, as Willy a dreamer, hopeful. But in this phase he is representing the failure of Willy. The third is the Biff redeemed because he realizes who he is and there is a change. This happens when going to see Mr. Oliver, and he realizes that he has always lived in some kind of a dream. Happy Loman is like Willy, a dreamer, with wrong ideas, admires his brother. Idealistic, contradictory, liar, says one thing and then change it. He is irresponsible and does not want to face reality. He tries to express his personality through sex because he is no good for business; therefore competes sexually. Linda is the strongest character of all, is having to endure and do not see weaknesses. Bring the house, is a sympathetic character, comprising Willy, is a faithful wife, loyal, good mother ... Suffered, sometimes a little silly because he realizes that Willy is cheating with money and still follows the lead but it is more realistic. Her only contradiction is that she encourages Willy to

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