Conflict Between Right And Wrong, Just And Unjust Is An Important Skill

1937 Words Jun 12th, 2016 8 Pages
In today 's society, to become a good person, understanding the difference between right and wrong, just and unjust is an important skill. Two characters from the movie “A Time To Kill” by Joel Schumacher and “To Kill A Mockingbird” by Harper Lee have a very thorough understanding of justice. These two characters are Atticus Finch and Jake Brigance. Both of these people have comparable characteristics. They both have high intelligence, making them able to adapt to their surroundings and win cases by using the town 's knowledge against themselves. Also, Jake and Atticus have a strong bond with his family. Bonds like this cause them to experience lots of pain and trauma, when working in court. Next, These two men have similar beliefs about their society and how people should be treated, which motivates them to fight against his society to change it for the better. Jake Brigance in “A Time To Kill” and Atticus Finch in “To Kill A Mockingbird”live similar lives, they have characteristics making both characters more persuasive, protective, just and these qualities motivates them to fight back against their unfair community.

Firstly, compared to the rest of their town, Jake and Atticus are more intelligent and stable with their thoughts. Making them more persuasive during a case. Atticus knows what happened because he understands how everyone thinks in his town, he understands the conflicts between races and how each person in maycomb treats others and how each person is…

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