Who Is The Innocent In To Kill A Mockingbird

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Innocent is not guilty of a crime or offense but can also mean not responsible for or directly involved in an event yet suffering it’s consequences. Courage, misunderstanding and prejudice are themes in To Kill a Mockingbird. As the character goes through gradual stages of change as they realize that prejudgment of people is often inaccurate which can lead to prejudice. By reading the book , To Kill a Mockingbird the characteristics I think some of the characters have are courage , prejudgment, and growing as a character. Therefore I think Scout is one character that shows human quality and how she displays courage through her actions and adjust her values in order to demonstrate a courageous act. The timeless classic of growing up and the human dignity that unites us all is the novel “To Kill a Mockingbird,” by Harper Lee. The book takes leaders to the roots of human behavior in innocence and experience, kindness and cruelty.Today it is regarded as a masterpiece of America Literature. One of the main characters, Scout is a round character is a 6 year old girl that has a brother named Jem and a father named Atticus. Scout is a tom boy type of girl, mostly because she is surrounded by boys and doesn't like to wear dresses to school but do so anyway. The novel shows different types of courage and misunderstanding on the part of main…show more content…
On page 153 in “To Kill a Mockingbird.” Scout says, ”I’ll send him home,” a burly man said, and grabbed Jem roughly by the collar. He yanked Jem nearly off his feet, “ Don’t touch him!” I kicked the man.” By analyzing this quote Scout defended Jem. That shows that Scout had the courage because she went out of her way to make sure that Jem was okay. By this action she did, this is one of the reasons why she has courage because she had the ability to do something that frightened
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