Lord of The Flies by William Golding

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Life in itself is a power struggle whether you realize it or not. Just think about it, in the work place some employees work hard, but than other employees rise to do better than those employees. Everyone pursues power because it is the ability to influence or control the behavior of a group of people. Even the smallest dose of this power can change a person. For example, getting a promotion or a gaining a bit of fame and then, suddenly, they change their attitude toward their friends, family, and the rest of the people beneath them. Governments are no different; they fight for power just like the rest of us do. They just do it on a much bigger scale.
Qualities from Oligarchy, Totalitarianism, Democracy, Dictatorship, and Anarchy governments are used in several parts of Lord of The Flies that represent different characters and different situations. An Oligarchy is a small group of people having control of a country or organization. A Totalitarianism government is a form of government that permits no individual freedom and that seek to subordinate all aspects of all individual’s life to the authority of the government. Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini described totalitarianism as ”All within the state, none outside the state, and none against the state”. A Dictator is a person who rules a country with total authority and often in a cruel or brutal way. A Democracy is a form of government in which people choose leaders by voting. Anarchy is a situation of confusion and

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