What are the main conflicts in the chrysalids by John Wyndham?
Man vs. Man Man vs. Society Man vs. Nature Man vs you
Its mostly about David and his telepathic friends trying to hide the fact that they are mutants from the surrounding society. When some of the members are discovered David, Rosalind and Petra run away into the Fringes.
Maturity, Racism, Evolution, That about sums it up. Alternate answer: Personally I'd say that it has a number of universal themes the main one being Darwins ascertion that evolution is the triumph of the fittest. Religious intolerance, bigotry (I don't remember any discrimination based on race), the rights of the indiviual as opposed to society and a warning about the possible consequence of nuclear war are all themes in the novel. And there may well…