The Theme Of Loneliness In John Steinbeck´s Of Mice And Men

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John Steinbeck was a communist during the Great Depression. Communism is the idea that the working class shall rise up, in order to establish a society of all people equal in wealth and power. Steinbeck wrote the book Of Mice and Men. Of Mice and Men takes place in the Salinas River Valley, California. The story follows the journey of two ranch hands during the great depression. Ranch hands are people who move ranch to ranch working during the season to help ranches. In his novel, Of Mice and Men, John Steinbeck uses the characters George, Candy, and Curley’s Wife to depict the theme: humans will go to extreme measures to escape loneliness.
First, Steinbeck uses the character George to depict the theme, humans will go to extreme measures to

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