The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Essay | What Huckleberry Finn Can Teach America

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What Huckleberry Finn Can Teach America

Summary: Mark Twain's controversal novel The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn should be read in schools. Providing a good example of how interracial relationships can work, the novel enables the American student to read between the lines and see beyond racial discrimination more easily.
Mark Twain's classic, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, has become a controversial issue throughout the American education systems. There is much controversy over whether the novel should be taught in American high schools. Some believe that the novel promotes racial attitudes, while others see it as a good depiction of life in the 1800s. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn should be taught in American High Schools because it is a good example of inter-racial relationships.

In the novel, Huckleberry Finn comes in contact with many different types of people. In the story he dealt with violent and uneducated characters like his father, as well as welcoming and generous characters like the Phelps. Throughout the novel Huck formed relationships with the different types of people that he met on his journey. When Huck befriends such a diverse group of people, he demonstrates a way to...

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