How is the theme of justice represented in William Golding's Lord of the Flies?

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Your question implies that justice is one of William Golding's themes in Lord of the Flies, but that is an assumption which may not be true except in the reverse.

Consider some of the injustices found in this story: 

  1. Piggy is one of the smartest boys on the island, but no one will listen to him (except Ralph, later when he is desperate) because of how he looks.
  2. The little boy with the mulberry-colored birthmark is killed in a fire set by his peers.
  3. Simon is the only one who understands that they are the beasts, but...

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