Uncivilized In Lord Of The Flies

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I think Golding thinks all people can be civilized, but they can also have some uncivilized behavior in themselves as well. In the novel, the civilized characters are Ralph, Simon, and Piggy. They try to remain order on the island. They try hard to provide the best living situation for everyone. They believe in keeping the signal fire a top priority so their chances of being saved are much greater. Some ideas that are civilized on the island are choosing a leader, the conch shell, signal fire, and building shelter. On the other hand, the uncivilized characters are Jack and Roger. Jack is power hungry and wants to be leader, not for the good of the boys, but so he has all the power. He doesn’t care for civilization. He acts like a barbarian,

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