In chapter 3 of Lord of the Flies, how does Jack display animal-like behavior?

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Jack displays animal-like behavior in his insatiable demand for meat. Instead of helping to build huts like he's supposed to, he's spending all his time figuring out the best way to kill pigs. He stalks one through the jungle, sharpened stick in hand, but is unsuccessful; the pig gets away. The way he creeps through the jungle is very animal-like indeed, but it's ultimately all to no avail. Jack and the other boys will be deprived of meat for a little while longer.

It's perfectly clear from this chapter that Jack has no real concern for the welfare of the group as a whole. He might say that the other boys want meat, but really this is all about himself and what he wants. Many animals can only really exist in larger groups, but Jack clearly isn't one of them; he's more of a lone wolf. At each and every turn, he only uses the group to serve his own ends. He'll take what he wants from the others, but beyond that he has no concern for their survival. In that sense, Jack is most definitely...

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