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Unformatted text preview: society. When Huck decides he will go to hell, he knows he is going against the values of the community In accord with the law and the ways of society, Jim is a slave and thus should be treated so. Huck knows he is separated from the rest of the community by seeing Jim as an equal, showing that society views slaves as nothing more than property. Civilized society is hypocrisy since it teaches people to respect others yet it teaches people that slaves are not people but property.(tar and feather of the king an duke). Society teaches Huck that the right thing to do is to return Jim to Miss Watson but his heart tells him that the actual right thing to do is help Jim escape....
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This note was uploaded on 06/18/2011 for the course ENGL 1301 taught by Professor James during the Spring '08 term at HCCS.
- Spring '08