Growth And Maturity In The Red Badge Of Courage

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Growth and maturity in The Red Badge of Courage Stephen Crane 's The Red Badge of Courage is a story about a young teenager named Henry Fleming, who has fervent ambition to accomplish his dreams by enlisting into the Union Army. Not so long after enlisting, the reality of war sets in for Henry. Henry 's alteration from being provincial, confused, and overconfident, to becoming a courageous soldier is the resolution of the story. A young man 's growth and maturity is shown in the course of three days, by his actions. The main battle for henry is his mom 's denunciation of his thoughts, his struggles with war, and conflicts with everyone around him. Henry’s moms denunciation of his thoughts made him rethink about the realities of war. Crane
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