Government Vs. Lord Of The Flies

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Throughout this period of time of learning about government and what there are. It has come to the conclusion on what Government is more flavored and not. Throughout this essay, there will be discussions about what government that is chosen, 2 philosophers that support/against the chosen government, and Lord of the Flies characters that was most helpful/difficult with this certain government. Democracy is the ideal form of government because it gives people a say, it leads toward freedom, and overall their respect.
Democracy is the form of government that is chosen, first what is a Democracy? Well Democracy is a system of government in which power is vested in the people, who rule either directly or through freely elected representatives. This choice is more acceptable because you have the opinion on who you want as your elected leader, this elected leader does not come from a higher power as a monarch, you as the people of the country/community get to vote on who should rule.
Two Philosopher that would support this reasoning is Jean-Jacques Rousseau and John Locke. Rousseau believed that there is a good in having a government, that a good government should have freedom of all citizens as a judgement objective, also he mentioned that all people were trustworthy. This philosopher would require to be apart of Democracy because he states that all people are trustworthy, pointing it out clearly the having a queen or king is not suggested to rule. “The sovereign and the
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