Essay on The Crucible - The Crucible - fear and suspicion

In conclusion I think that the ideas of fear and suspicion appearthroughout the play.
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Thirty-one pound is gone." (117)
In Conclusion...
In The Crucible, the element of fear caused the people of Salem to act irrationally and the play represents how far people will go to protect themselves and those that they love.
By Maddie Scozzari

All the fears and suspicion mounts up and thecommunity is thrown into turmoil.
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Miller uses this to suggest fear without the characters actually saying it.
The puncuation within the script suggests fear as in certain parts of the script you can sense the anger when John frequently interupts Elizabeth we know this as Miller uses " - " to show the interuption throught her sentences and we can tell John is angry due to the frequent use of " !

Personal fears instigate some characters in Arthur Miller’s play The Crucible to cry witch.
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Our section reflets McCarthyism as like McCarthyism in the Crucible 14 people had been accused by this point and initally in the McCarthy witch trials 200 people were accused of being member of the communist party.
Joesph McCarthy is similar to Govenor Danforth because they both believed strongly in witchcraft, they were both men of high power so had a large imput on peoples opinions and actions.
They also both accused people without giving them a fair trial this meant that people were falsely accused.

Another example of fear is how Elizabeth is almost scared of John as he is controlling.
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I’ll go over the most important quotes from The Crucible by theme, ..

As a Satan-fearing community, they
could not think of denying the evidence, because to deny the existence
of evil was to deny the existence of goodness; which was God.

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I know that you...would never wish such a disastrous charge laid upon me...They will howl me out of Salem for such corruption in my house." (11)
Fears blackening his name for something he did not do
Signs name on confession sheet, but won't let it be hung
Fears being labeled as an adulterer
Does not immediately say that Abby only did this to get Proctor to herself
ELIZABETH,
not knowing what to say, sensing a situation, wetting her lips to stall for time.
"MARY WARREN
, pointing at Proctor.
You're the Devil's man!" (110)
"MARY WARREN, her sobs beginning.

What are some examples of hysteria in The Crucible? | eNotes

We can tell this due to Proctors stage directions, 'with a violent undertone' we can tell that Elizabeth is scared of him because of her stage directions, 'quietly, fearing to anger him by prodding.' MORE EXAMPLES OF FEAR ACT 2 Miller uses hysteria to widen the implications of fear by creating Abigail to be quite a controlling character as she controls all the girls in the village and out of fear the girls follow her.

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She manipulates peoples lives to try and get her own way.
We know that Abigail is feared by Elizabeth as she says in a convosation to John, "Abigail brings the other girls into court, and where she walks the crowd will part like the sea of Israel.