Conflict Within The Things They Carried

Conflict Within The Things They Carried

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  • Man vs. Man
  • O'Brien sits in the bushes, on guard while the others sleep. A Vietnamese man walks down the path with gun in hand, and out of fear O'Brien throws a grenade. This kills the other man. Ambush Pg 125
  • Man vs. Self
  • After being drafted O'Brien deals with the inner conflicts of following his morals and running from the draft or doing what is expected of him by the country. On a Rainy River Pg 37
  • Man vs. Technology
  • Lemmon leads the group of soldiers and trips on a trip wire, causing an explosion that kills him. Everyone else knows that the tripwire technology is what killed him. How To Tell A True War Story Pg 64
  • Man vs. Nature
  • O'Brien theorizes that Lemon didn't realize the trip wire when he died, but rather felt the sunlight is what killed him. From Lemons perspective, it may feel as though nature was against him. Curt Lemons Death Pg 67
  • Man vs. Society
  • Mary Anne feels that she is expected to be a proper house wife with no true adventure in her life. She combats this by joining the greenies and doing unspeakable things. She strips herself of her past life and becomes a new self to defy society. Sweetheart of the Song Tra Bong Pg 85
  • Man vs. Self
  • Kiowwa and Dobbins both feel that the church is not a good place to be during war, and it is a fight within themselves to follow orders as expected or respect the sacred place of a church. Church Pg 113
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