Death of salesman addresses the loss of identity and the inability of man to accept change between himself and the society. There are three major themes within the play. These themes are denial, inconsistency, and order versus disorder. Each member of the Loman family is leading a life with denial and perpetuation of a cycle of renunciation for others.
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The American Dream is a relevant and universal theme in the play. As Willy Loman there are many people who misinterpret the idea of the American Dream. Since, Willy was never successful as a salesman, he stills thinking in a positive way that his son will be able to be successful in the business world because he is attractive and he used to be a great football star in high school.