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The Dedalus family's wealth decreases rapidly in chapter 2. What are some indications of this decline. Is Stephen aware of this decline? Stephen also wins an essay contest and a large sum of money....

The Dedalus family's wealth decreases rapidly in chapter 2. What are some indications of this decline. Is Stephen aware of this decline?

Stephen also wins an essay contest and a large sum of money. What does he do with the money and how does this incident offer insight into Stephens attitude towards wealth and money?

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Well one obvious sign that the wealth of the Dedalus' family;s decline is the fact that their furniture gets repossessed, another is the fact that the Dedalus family has to sell their properties. At the...

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