Prejudice is a preconception of a person based on stereotypes without real facts and discrimination based on gender, age and skin colour.
She also demonstrates the evils of prejudice and the negative consequences that lie in the city of Maycomb.
By taking the reader, step by step, through various real life situations, and analyzing the impact of prejudice on people's lives, she manages to go to the root of the problem in attempting to eliminate prejudice.
All men and women are created equal and have the same rights.
Prejudice against gender lurks in the city of Maycomb. Maudie experiences this unfairness in the novel due to the fact that she is a woman.
In To Kill a mockingbird, Lee depicts the ways of how prejudice is demonstrated based on discrimination by gender, age and skin colour.
These different types of prejudice are illustrated in the book and show how awful it is to judge others on these grounds.As you grow older, you’ll see white men cheat black men every day of your life, but let me tell you something and don’t you forget it—whenever a white man does that to a black man, no matter who he is, how rich he is, or how fine a family he comes from, that white man is trash When a child asks you something, answer him, for goodness sake. Children are children, but they can spot an evasion faster than adults, and evasion simply muddles 'em. If there's just one kind of folks, why can't they get along with each other? They don’t eat up people’s gardens, don’t nest in corncribs, they don’t do one thing but sing their hearts out for us. Atticus said to Jem one day, "I’d rather you shot at tin cans in the backyard, but I know you’ll go after birds. Shoot all the blue jays you want, if you can hit ‘em, but remember it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird." That was the only time I ever heard Atticus say it was a sin to do something, and I asked Miss Maudie about it. "Mockingbirds don’t do one thing except make music for us to enjoy. I ran to him and hugged him and kissed him with all my might. Do you need to read the book several times to choose a strong title for your paper?Do you have many ideas in your mind but none of them is original?I wanted you to see what real courage is, instead of getting the idea that courage is a man with a gun in his hand.It's when you know you're licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.I think I'm beginning to understand why Boo Radley's stayed shut up in the house all this time. Neighbors bring food with death and flowers with sickness and little things in between. He gave us two soap dolls, a broken watch and chain, a pair of good-luck pennies, and our lives. We never put back into the tree what we took out of it: we had given him nothing, and it made me sad. It's not ladylike -- in the second place, folks don't like to have someone around knowin' more than they do. Your not gonna change any of them by talkin' right, they've got to want to learn themselves, and when they don't want to learn there's nothing you can do but keep your mouth shut or talk their language. We know all men are not created equal in the sense some people would have us believe- some people are smarter than others, some people have more opportunity because they're born with it, some men make more money than others, some ladies make better cakes than others- some people are born gifted beyond the normal scope of men.