Lord of the Flies

I have to write an essay on power and change and i need help explaining it.

I am using the three symbols: Jack, the Conch shell, and Piggy's specs. Please help me link these symbols together to show power and change or if you have any better ideas, please feel free to let me know.Thanks

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If there is one theme that unites these symbols (although I would caution against calling Jack a "symbol"), it is power to dominate others with the unknown. Jack claims to have knowledge of "the beast," which frightens the others into joining his tribe. The conch shell is supposed to signal a meeting, which implies that there is something important going on. Finally, Piggy's specs represent the ability to see things that others cannot see.