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The collection of articles explores why “Lord of the Flies” is a controversial book in some school districts. While it is considered a classic novel and is widely studied in schools around the world, some educators and parents have raised concerns about the book’s themes, language and content. The articles discuss the arguments on both sides of the debate, with some arguing that the book promotes violence and inappropriate behavior among children, while others argue that it provides valuable insights into human nature and encourages critical thinking. Additionally, some school districts have banned or censored the book due to its controversial content, sparking debates about censorship and academic freedom. The collection of articles offers a variety of perspectives on this ongoing controversy, providing readers with a deeper understanding of why “Lord of the Flies” remains a contentious topic in many educational settings.