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Social Satire in "Huckleberry Finn"
An analysis of the social satire in Mark Twain's "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn".
# 124851 | 750 words | 7 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Literature (American)

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This paper examines social satire in "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn".

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"A common theme throughout "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" by MarkTwain is one of social satire. From the exaggerated manners of the Duke and King to the feud between the Grangerford and Shepherdson clans, we see that Twain tells a moral story about the follies and misconceptions held by the society in the South. This analysis will focus on the Duke and the King, the gullible people they attempt to con and the tragedy of the Grangerford-Shepherdson..."

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