In man versus nature conflicts in literature, each plot features a protagonist, not necessarily a man or even a human, struggling against nature. There are three primary literary conflict patterns: man versus man, man ve... More »

Man vs. self-conflict occurs when a character in a narrative has internal feelings that affect their relationships with other characters or motivate the character to behave in a certain way. This conflict may be limited ... More »

"To Build a Fire" by Jack London is a short story about man versus nature, and for its protagonist, fire represents survival. Because of the extreme cold, the man struggles to light a fire, and the condition of his froze... More »

In the strictest sense, the conflict between man and the supernatural can be described as a conflict between man and anything that is not of nature. Supernatural is defined "that which is beyond nature or explainable by ... More »

Removing or relocating an animal from its territory results in undue stress and conflict with other animals and affects the animal's chance for survival. Further, relocating an animal outside of its natural habitat has d... More »

Human environment interaction is the relationship between human society and nature's ecosystem. Both systems are complex with many parts that interconnect, but they are also adaptive because they offer feedback to promot... More » Science Environmental Science Human Impact

In an effort to stop the poaching of rhino horns and elephant tusks, most of these animals are moved to nature reserves where they can be better protected, monitored and cared for. Poaching has also been made illegal in ... More »