Tag: authority

This collection of articles delves into the theme of authority in William Golding’s novel “Lord of the Flies”. Through analyzing various characters and their struggles for power, the articles explore the different forms of authority that emerge on the island, including democratic, authoritarian, and charismatic leadership. The collection also examines how the boys’ perception of authority changes over time and how it affects their behavior and decision-making. Ultimately, these articles provide a comprehensive exploration of one of the most important themes in “Lord of the Flies” and offer insights into its relevance to contemporary society.