How Does money corrupt in The Great Gatsby?
They used their money to run away instead of owning up to their mistakes. This shows they did not care about the people around them and their problems. Money corrupts people’s choices in their relationships. In this scene, Gatsby is showing off his wealth to Daisy by throwing shirts everywhere.
What has the power to corrupt a person?
Money has the power to corrupt people because whether the human race realizes it or not, money is a necessity in order to survive. When people have more money then they can spend, it gives them a big head and they tend to over buy.
What is an example of corruption?
Examples include the misdirection of company funds into “shadow companies” (and then into the pockets of corrupt employees), the skimming of foreign aid money, scams, electoral fraud and other corrupt activity.