In "To Kill a Mockingbird" the theme of prejudice is shown mainly through the minor characters of Boo Radley, Tom Robinson and Dolphus Raymond. Examples would be how the town of Maycomb has many different stories in how these people act even though they may not have even met them once. This could be how in Maycomb many people believe that one day when Boo was cutting out pictures from a magazine he stabbed his father. Or that Dolphus Raymond decides to live and have children with a coloured women because he's drunk all the time, although he's not, he just pretends to give them a reason. These are examples of prejudice. Scouts Aunt Alexandra was also prejudice. If you have ancestors who drank or were in to drugs she believed it ran in the family, so that everyone in that family had the same problem. She would think this even if she had never meet one of them in her life.
Also Aunt Alexandra is prejudice against Calpurnia because she says to Atticus "we don't need her now." (page 137) her reasoning is not because Cal is black its because Cal is a lower class person
I can't hand your intolerance.
There are many different themes in the book To Kill a Mockingbird. One is "Never judge a person until you consider the situation from their point of view."A couple are prejudice, community, gender roles, family influence, coming of age, and loss of innocence.There are several themes present within 'To kill a Mockingbird'. Four examples are;Racism, Prejudice, Mockingbird's and Injustice.
Two examples of irony is when scouts 3rd grade teacher criticizes Hitler for being prejudice when she is just as prejudice towards a different race. The other one is when the girls are talking about Mr.Everett and denounce Atticus when really they are praising everett for defending the needy and Atticus in his own way defending the needy.
The term "social issues" is used to describe issues that affect the way humans interact and communicate with each other. Some examples of social issues are: race prejudice, intolerance of differences in gender and sexuality, homelessness, poverty.
The book is full of examples of prejudice. I will give you a hint of one. The school bus. Figure out how that is an example.
The Mockingbird is a metaphor (Boo Radley and Tom Robinson).
Dinner with Walter and Mrs.Dubose's death are primary examples.
the n word
to school you must go
Prejudice is when someone judges you about something, like: Religion skin color, racism ect.....
read it !
The interment of hundreds of Japanese-Americans--
I Don't really know?
The immigrants were jealous of the Chinese workers
What are some "diferent" examples of predudice, discrimination, and oppression in the movie To Kill A Mockingbird? Not the obvious ones. Thanx.
Tom Robinson -does nothing but help mayella and yet is accused convicted and latter killed
he talks to scout about having babies
an example of racial problems in sports is when blacks where striped of their medals and titles for no reason.
diction is a form of speaking. An example from To Kill a Mockingbird is the different way that Calpurnia speaks at church, compared to the way she speaks in the Finches' home.
hmm. that's an interesting question you have there. some could argue that there are no examples, whereas some could argue that there are examples. thank you for giving me the opportunity to help out!
"The cabin look like the playhouse of an insane child"
on page 56. I emphatically agree with the previous answer.
There are many examples of prose fiction. Some of these include 1984 by George Orwell, The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway, and Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen.
Jem can be considered a mockingbird because the trial killed his faith in the people of Maycomb. ***I left the previous answer because I hate taking away other people's work. But in this case that person was wrong. Jem Finch is not a symbol of a mockingbird. The mockingbird is a symbol for Boo Radley, who if is shown to the public out of his house, would be like killing a mockingbird. He is innocent, he has never harmed anyone (he's helped them, really), he has never cause trouble. This is why Jem never meets him in the novel and never will. So that's why a mockingbird is a symbol for BOO RADLEY. Making him come out of his house would be like killing a mockingbird. *** ------I left both of these answers because technically, they're both correct. In the book, the mockingbird comes to represent many characters, not just one. The mockingbird is a symbol of innocence. Therefore, "to kill a mockingbird" is to destroy or injure someones innocence through evil. In the story, although Boo Radley and Tom Robinson are the main examples of mockingbird, Jem, Dill, and Mr. Raymond are also examples of Mockingbirds. Jem is considered a mockingbird because his innocence was taken away after he witnessed the trial and racial segregation that occurred in Maycomb.---------