Mark Twain 's The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

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Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn In Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the classic novel tells the story of a adolescent boy who finds it hard to fit into “civilized” society, which casts him out with an escaping slave by the name of Jim to float the Mississippi River. Throughout their journey Huck and Jim experience a combination of adventure and danger followed by a pool of humorous and foul characters. Throughout this novel Twain demonstrates that, “the existence of slavery and virulent racial prejudice in such country are dedicated to liberty and equality, which were a major contradiction in American history after World War II (Mintz, “Rethinking Huck”). A topic of disagreement that should not be discussed in certain social environments would be religion. Religion has always been a sensitive topic due to the different cultures and opinions associated with others. One aspect in which religion is widely discussed would be that of literature. Mark Twain takes advantage of this and uses various elements throughout the novel to state his views on religion. Mark Twain’s disfavor towards religion is quite obvious. “Twain does not seem to think that religion and education are the answers to all problems, in fact, he may be communicating that sometimes the uneducated and irreligious have greater moral sensitivity than the educated and religious by having Huck and Tom act counter-culturally and sympathetically toward Jim (Davis, “From Bondage to
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