The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Edward Connell

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What is a good "man vs. self" conflict in "The Most Dangerous Game"?

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This is a good question. In “The Most Dangerous Game,” there are several types of struggles. The most obvious struggle is the one between Rainsford and general Zaroff. Rainsford is a big game hunter and Zaroff is a maniacal general who seeks the thrill of hunting humans. The second type of struggle is the one between man and nature. Rainsford, first of all, falls off a ship, so there is a battle with nature. Second, when he is on the island, he has to survive the island itself. This part is especially difficult because this island is new to him. Zaroff, on the other hand, knows the island well.

The final and perhaps the most important challenge is that he has to face himself, his own doubts, and his own fears. In some ways, we can argue that this...

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