"The Crucible As An Allegory" Essays and Research Papers

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    The Crucible is a 1953 play by the American playwright Arthur Miller. It was initially called "The Chronicles of Sarah Good". It is a...

    Arthur Miller, Broadway theatre, McCarthyism 1020 Words | 3 Pages

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    The Crucible is play written in 1952 by Arthur Miller that is based off the Salem witch trials that took place in Salem, Massachusetts. More...

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor 1324 Words | 3 Pages

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    RHETORIC Throughout the Crucible, Arthur Miller uses many forms of rhetoric to progress and shape the plot. Miller exercises three...

    Abigail Williams, Arthur Miller, John Proctor 855 Words | 3 Pages

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    The Crucible Many different parts form together to make up the society we see in The Crucible, written by Arthur Miller....

    Elizabeth Proctor, God, John Proctor 1575 Words | 4 Pages

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    The Crucible, by Arthur Miller, is a historical fiction play about the famed Salem witch trials. Historical fiction? So it's both historical...

    Arthur Miller, Giles Corey, John Proctor 873 Words | 3 Pages

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    Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible” is a play that explores the unfortunate events that the small town of Salem, Massachusetts undergoes. The play...

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor 935 Words | 2 Pages

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    The Crucible According to the Encarta® World English Dictionary, a definition for the word crucible is a place or set of...

    Elizabeth Proctor, Giles Corey, John Proctor 902 Words | 3 Pages

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    courage makes a majority.”- Andrew Jackson Meaning: If one brave man stands up for what he believes in, he can make a change. Introduction: -hook...

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Giles Corey, John Proctor 949 Words | 4 Pages

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    They don’t believe in themselves. Mary Warren in The Crucible demonstrates this by not believing in herself and settling for being a...

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor 805 Words | 3 Pages

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    The Crucible In the story The Crucible, by Arthur Miller, it explains a play that involves historical events like witch...

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor 879 Words | 3 Pages

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    testimonies and lack of judicial intelligence, but hung, or in one case, pressed to death. The claims of witchery caused calamity throughout the village,...

    John Proctor, Joseph McCarthy, McCarthyism 1677 Words | 5 Pages

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    Theories of the accusing girls in the crucible by ARTHUR MILLER by truc huynh professor: heidi kozlowski english 1b july 28, 2011...

    Arthur Miller, John Proctor, Mary Warren 2559 Words | 4 Pages

  • Core 1 - The Crucible

    The novel, The Crucible was written in 1953 by Arthur Miller, which was based on the Salem Witch Trials existing in the late 1600s. In the...

    Arthur Miller, John Proctor, Mary Warren 853 Words | 3 Pages

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    The Crucible: Salem vs. American Fundamentals In "The Crucible", written by Arthur Miller, religious freedom and justice of...

    Arthur Miller, John Proctor, McCarthyism 909 Words | 3 Pages

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    The Crucible Essay ‘The Crucible’ written by Arthur Miller is a play which contains a relationship between a male and female...

    Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor, Mary Warren 1275 Words | 3 Pages

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    John Proctor to the other characters. * Decide whether or not his final act was one of excessive pride. * Tell how the title of the play relates to...

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    College Prep English 1 10 November 2013 The Crucible The Red Scare inspired Arthur Miller to write The Crucible, which is one...

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    1 English 2 September 29th, 2014 The Crucible: Quotes Essay The Crucible is a play written in 1953 by Arthur...

    Arthur Miller, Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor 463 Words | 3 Pages

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    The Sinful Three In Arthur Miller’s, The Crucible, the Salem Witch Trials were filled with the same sins that were also shown in modern-day...

    Giles Corey, John Proctor, Mary Warren 905 Words | 3 Pages

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    It is amazing how lies told by a young female in The Crucible can start so much trouble in society. In a puritan society they thought of...

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor 2781 Words | 7 Pages

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    Avila 1 Pride in The Crucible Many people would never consider pride as to being a sin, however the Catholic Church considers pride to be a...

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor 1044 Words | 3 Pages

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    Salem Witch Trials consisted of many false accusations and unnecessary deaths. Arthur Miller portrayed the symptoms of “groupthink”, written by Irvin Janis,...

    Arthur Miller, Giles Corey, John Proctor 733 Words | 3 Pages

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    Justice is meant to be administered with the upmost fairness and equality, although Aurther Millers play The Crucible demonstrates that this...

    John Proctor, Joseph McCarthy, Mary Warren 2268 Words | 7 Pages

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    Who evokes the most sympathy in the play? Arthur Miller’s famous 1952 court room drama ‘The Crucible’, based on the 1692 Salem Tragedy,...

    Elizabeth Proctor, Giles Corey, John Proctor 979 Words | 3 Pages

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    assurance in religious authorities. This is evident in Mary Rowlandson’s “The Narrative of the captivity and the restoration of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson”, Anne...

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    How is the Idea of Persecution Shown Through the Crucible? In The Crucible persecution manifests itself into three factors:...

    Arthur Miller, John Proctor, McCarthyism 827 Words | 3 Pages

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    “The Crucible,” by Arthur Miller, and “Luke’s way of Looking” by Nadia Wheatley and Matt Ottley. Both texts suggest that a sense of belonging...

    Arthur Miller, Daniel Day-Lewis, Elizabeth Proctor 996 Words | 3 Pages

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    September 27, 2001 English The Crucible Pride, a simple five letter word that has played an important role throughout the history of man kind....

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor 1278 Words | 4 Pages

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    went against biblical law to enhance their own lives. Deputy Danforth and Reverend Hale begin their oppositions towards one another when Reverend Hale...

    Abigail Williams, Arthur Miller, John Proctor 794 Words | 3 Pages

  • Criticizing the Crucible

    English 12 AP “Criticizing The Crucible” The novel, The Crucible, written by Arthur Miller, is looked at in two different...

    Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor, Mary Warren 1577 Words | 4 Pages

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    A Feminist Theory of ‘The Crucible’ In The Crucible, gender plays an important role in how the story comes together. Abigail,...

    Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor, Marriage 1228 Words | 3 Pages

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    Todd Closson English 8/24/14 The Crucible Society trusts those that conform, and distrusts those that don't. One advantage of conforming...

    Abigail Williams, Arthur Miller, John Proctor 972 Words | 2 Pages

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    ...   Why does Hale believe Abigail rather than Tituba? ...   How does he lead Tituba into naming names? ...   Why...

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    Columbia International College Tuesday April 8th, 2013 In the contemporary world, it might be common for men to have affairs with other women, but in...

    Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor, Marriage 1380 Words | 4 Pages

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    in The Crucible by Arthur Miller. Joseph Campbell’s paradigm of a hero is also similar to what Beagle said, in that the classical hero needs...

    Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor, Lie 1386 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Crucible and Fear

    The Crucible “I have found it easier to identify with the characters who verge upon hysteria, who were frightened of life, who were desperate...

    Arthur Miller, Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor 828 Words | 3 Pages

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    conflict within the town, accusing each other/ neighbors and friends Conflict is born of ignorance, intolerance and fear The three main upbringing...

    Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor, Mary Warren 916 Words | 3 Pages

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    Compare and Contrast the Characters and Actions of Elizabeth Proctor and Abigail Williams. Which Of Them Do You Consider to Be More Responsible for John's...

    Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor, Lie 1245 Words | 4 Pages

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    Sebastian Jacques English 11: Honors Closing the Door on the Crucible This is exactly what you as readers have been waiting for, the...

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor 1014 Words | 3 Pages

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    the world. During a holocaust people would kill thousands of people of a certain trait, handpicking everyone without giving anyone a chance to defend him or...

    Clause, Dependent clause, Gerund 831 Words | 3 Pages

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    down on a piece of paper; it has meaning to everyday people and everyday life. A hero is not always a person in a cape, but also a man who saves a kitten...

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    person or a jury, make mistakes daily. But sometimes they are not mistakes; they are acts of revenge or sympathy against that person being accused or, one of...

    Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor, Joseph McCarthy 961 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Crucible

    CRUCIBLE INTRODUCTIONARY NOTES The crucible by Arthur Miller, is a play that deals with conflicts involved in the Salem witch...

    Arthur Miller, John Proctor, Mary Warren 1873 Words | 6 Pages

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    The Crucible: Act One 1. Where and when is the opening scene of the play set? * The opening scene was held in the Salem in the...

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    In Arthur Miller's play, The Crucible, the main protagonists are John Proctor, Elizabeth Proctor, and Reverend Hale. They had tolerated and...

    Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor, Mary Warren 950 Words | 3 Pages

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    The Crucible The playwright, Arthur Miller, uses the character construction in the play to position the audience to accept the dominant...

    Giles Corey, John Proctor, Martha Corey 1361 Words | 4 Pages

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    to hide. Therefore the discovery of secrets also induces fear. Fear, whether it be fear of life, or reputation, can heavily influence the actions of society....

    Accusation, Elizabeth Proctor, Fear 1728 Words | 5 Pages

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    English Culminating (Seminar)- The Crucible : Marginalization of Difference Thesis: In every community there are outsiders who do not fit...

    Betty Parris, Black people, People of the Salem witch trials 1370 Words | 4 Pages

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    Proctor is a tragic hero because not only does he bring trouble on people, but in the end he tries his hardest to fix his mistakes, making him a hero....

    Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor, Lie 948 Words | 3 Pages

  • McCarthyism vs. The Crucible

    points) “The Crucible” by Arthur Miller and The Red Scare of the 1950s share many unnatural similarities. In Miller’s play, people are...

    Cold War, Daniel Day-Lewis, House Un-American Activities Committee 896 Words | 3 Pages

  • The crucible and the Bible

     Giles Corey: Reality vs. Fiction Giles Corey, a character in the allegory, The Crucible, was not entirely a fictional...

    1280 Words | 4 Pages

  • Mccarthyism, Miller, and the Crucible

    Scare" (Brinkley). One writer that used this era as a basis for his play, The Crucible, was Arthur Miller. He was able to capture the panic and...

    Harry S. Truman, House Un-American Activities Committee, Joseph McCarthy 1242 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Crucible - Fear

    violent actions by man, and some of the biggest collapses of organized society. In early American history, the people of Salem experienced this for...

    Fear, Hysteria, Irrationality 1003 Words | 3 Pages

  • Why Is the Crucible so Called

    How is ‘The Crucible’ appropriately titled? The word ‘crucible’ is used by Arthur Miller in his play...

    Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor, Mary Warren 2318 Words | 6 Pages

  • The Crucible Commentary

    IB English Crucible Commentary by Kim Le Select 2/3 sequential pages of significant thematic and literary value Pages Chosen: 124,125, 126...

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  • Arthur Miller's "The Crucible" and the Red Scare

    During his time as a student, he won multiple awards in play writing, along with noted playwright Tennessee Williams. After writing multiple plays,...

    Arthur Miller, House Un-American Activities Committee, John Proctor 1564 Words | 5 Pages

  • Allegory In The Pearl

    pearl brings nothing but frustration and loss. Kino and Juana contentedly fling the pearl back into the ocean, only to return to the simple life once more....

    John Steinbeck, La perla, María Elena Marqués 865 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Allegory of the Cave

    Introduction: An allegory is a kind of story in which writer intends a second meaning to be read beneath the surface story. One of the most...

    Allegory, Allegory of the Cave, Glaucon 2009 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Crucible: Lies and Deceit

    _________________ English 11 10-7-13 Ms. ____ Block 1 Deception in Salem The Crucible is a 1953 play written by Arthur Miller, which...

    Arthur Miller, Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor 851 Words | 3 Pages

  • Allegory of the cave

    The Allegory of the Cave (also titled Analogy of the Cave, Plato's Cave or Parable of the Cave) is presented by the Greek philosopher Plato in...

    Empiricism, Epistemology, Philosophy 1704 Words | 4 Pages

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