Power Relations In Lord Of The Flies

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“Fear defeats more people than any other source in the world”. This is one of the main obstacles people are brought down by. Fear can lead to depression and can really bring a person down from their mind or actions. In lord of the flies the boys are brought down by fear of this possible beast that could be roaming the island that they are stranded on. The boys also fear of never getting of the island and never returning alive. These power relations are everywhere on the island, and are shown at different levels throughout the novel. The fear of other people, anger and jealousy are a main part of the story as it progresses.

From the beginning of the novel, the boys struggle with fear of the unknown. They fear what they cannot see, the parts
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