Political Powers in "Lord of the Flies" Book Review by Write Fine

Political Powers in "Lord of the Flies"
An examination of examples of liberalism and totalitarianism in the book, "Lord of the Flies," written by William Golding.
# 112427 | 2,038 words | 7 sources | MLA | 2009 | US
Published on Feb 24, 2009 in Literature (English) , English (Analysis)

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This paper examines the book, "Lord of the Flies," written by William Golding which shows the destructive nature of human beings through the breakdown of a society that was formed by children due to a plane crash. The paper specifically discusses the two political powers that are evident in this story - totalitarianism and liberalism and presents examples of each.

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Sample of Sources Used:

  • Fromn, Erich. (1973). Benign aggression: The Anatomy of Human Destructiveness. 7 May 2008 http://theologytoday.ptsem.edu/oct1974/v31-3-bookreview2.htm
  • Book Rags. 9 May 2008. www.bookrags.com
  • Grade Saver. 9 May 2008. www.gradesaver.com
  • Lord of the Flies by Jon 2008. http://www.thedctraveler.com/lord-of-the-flies/p 9 May 2008
  • Lord of the flies critique. 8 May 2008 http://www.marcopolo.provincia.venezia.it/tommaseo/lezioni/Inglese/AdP_00_01/Fontanella/Lord%20of%20the%20Flies.html

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