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Unformatted text preview: everything and everyone around him (with the exception of his siblings) and deems them "phony" and "fake" and as a result deliberately flouts society's rules and conventions. Biff was disillusioned with his father's version of success but was somehow less adrift than Holden, as he sought a different version of the post war american dream in the open west. It seems that both have rejected their fathers paths and seem to share more of the sentiments of the coming counter-culture and beat generation....
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This note was uploaded on 07/13/2008 for the course AMST 220 taught by Professor Altschuler during the Summer '08 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).
- Summer '08