Some themes to consider for Part II…
Justice, Law, Government
Earth Abides: Nature vs. Man
Book of Ecclesiastes: What Makes Human Life Valuable?
Birth of Myth, Superstition, Religious Thinking
Last Man Motif
Cozy Catastrophe Genre
Survival of the Fittest
Surviving vs. Living
Scavenging of the Leavings of Civilization
Technology as Civilization
Definitions of Civilization
Concept of Leisure vs. Work
Hammer Power Symbolism
The Journey Eastward: Search for Others
Education & Literacy
I Think We’ve Seen This Before…
Utopia or Dystopia?
And I am sure you will find more!