Theme Of Material Possessions In The Great Gatsby

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How does having money lead to material gain? In the Roaring Twenties, people from all social classes suddenly became aware of the class differences. This awareness is a result of the jump on the Stock Market and the World War1. There were clear distinctions among social classes according to location, amount of material possessions and the way one acted. Fitzgerald explains these differences by giving the characters in his novel the Great Gatsby different social classes and he also shows these social divisions in the way the characters behave. Moreover, Fitzgerald uses the setting in his novel to illustrate the differences in social classes. Thus, this paper is going to be about how the topic of material possessions in the Great Gatsby is
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