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The Community Differences In 'The Giver'

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The community controls the citizens lives by limiting their privileges and differences. By this I mean being able to go outside after dark, having the Ceremonies, and thinking for themselves. From the moment they're born their lives are all planned out from the clothes they were to the food they eat and their future jobs. The citizens are only allowed differences if helping the community, like their jobs. Jonas’s feelings about the community change throughout the book by in the beginning he thought that one there was never any differences in their community. Secondly, he thought that his community was perfect nothing could make him think it was not, but he always knew something was strange. At the end Jonas knows how the community used to be

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