Physical and Emotional Aspects of Manhood in The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane

In this literary analysis of The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane, the student highlights the way three characters represent something related to the physical or emotional aspects of manhood: the tattered soldier represents physical and emotional pain, Jim Conklin represents the perfect strong-willed soldier, and Wilson represents the two sides of human nature. According to the student, these aspects make it easier for readers to relate to the characters.
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