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Write about the way Priestey uses Inspector Goole as a symbol of Social Responsibility
Social responsibility, is part of the ethical conscience, therefore it affects the decisions that people make throughout their lives. The play An Inspector Calls by JB Priestley demonstrates social responsibility very well, through the medium of the character Inspector Goole. Throughout the play ‘An Inspector Calls’ the audience sees the role of Inspector Goole as a mysterious investigator who interferes with a upper calls family The Birlings. JB Priestly is a Socialist and believes in Socialism this is where everyone is responsible for each other, he uses the Inspector to use Socialism but also shows the other side of socialism which is capitalism this is when all you care is about money and your business this was exactly like Mr Birling does.

Priestly uses Inspector Goole as a symbol of social responsibility because of the inspector’s appearance. When the Birlings where having a house party the inspector comes and changed the atmosphere. 'The lighting should be pink and intimate until the inspector arrives, and then it turns harder and brighter.' By saying that the atmosphere was cozy and warm at first and then it changed to cold and hard, made it noticeable that the inspector was a strict and a bit forceful. Inspector Goole also speaks carefully and weightily in act one when Mr Birling is offering him a glass a port. ‘He speaks carefully, weightily, and has a disconcerting habit of looking hard at the person he addresses before actually speaking’, this quote means that the people he is talking to can fully take in what he is saying so that it can have an effect on them. Priestley describes the scene in detail at the opening of Act 1, so that the audience has the immediate impression of a "heavily comfortable house." The setting is constant (all action happens in the same place). Priestley says that the lighting should be "pink and intimate" before the Inspector...
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