People destroy symbols, both literally and figuratively, in order to assign a new meaning to those objects.
Before 1920, the hooked cross, or swastika, was no more a symbol ofr evil than the cross or Star of David.
Individuals that misuse animals often convey their acts onto abusing people. In the novel Lord of the Flies, cruelty is revealed from lack of civilization amongst the boys.
More coursework: 1 - A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I - J | K - L | M | N - O | P - S | T | U - Y In William Golding's Lord of the Flies the Conch represents power and order.
His reasoning behind choosing the symbol was that he needed to put a face to the party.
He needed something to draw in the working people and to give them hope.
For them, the swastika represents the movement of the sun across the sky.
It’s name comes from a Sanskrit word that means “well being,” and it symbolizes luck, prosperity, the creator, the Buddha, and rebirth; a stark contrast to what the symbol became known for after Hitler stole it.
Over the course of the novel, the color pink progresses from a symbol of innocence and order to representing death and disappointment, demonstrating that without rules, man loses structure and devolves into chaos.
At the beginning of the novel, the color pink represents peace and calm. When the boys first land, they explore the land to determine if it is an island or not.