Background Information - LOTF

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Second World War

  • Hitler believed in racial purity and the theory of natural selection and survival of the fittest.
  • William Golding gives boys varying degrees of of physical and mental strengths - he intends for a natural supremeacy to take control.
  • Golding fought int eh war himself - he believed that violence can develop from the most innocent of beings.
  • He chose boys as the clearest example of innocence on the island. The had come from good backgrounds, and had good morals etc. Golding shows…


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