Social Commentary In Lord The Flies

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The concept of social commentary has evolved since pre-industrial time, society has impact on human behavior no matter what age group. Instinct has became stronger and reason has became weaker. Human behavior is nature v.s nurture, William Golding the author of Lord of the Flies has touched well on the subject about social commentary and how the boys have change. Kids are nurtured when they are young, as they grow up they become more independent adding instinct in to the cycle of life. “When he gets [back] he’ll come and rescue us”( William Golding 13), Golding was touching base on how Ralph is in the nurture phrase still, until reality kicks in. Throughout the story Ralph realizes he can not rely on his father anymore. Ralph start to depend

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