Essays Tagged: "Proctor"

The Crucible a terrror of witchery

tion, during the trials Reverend Parris took every attempt to end the court with the truth, such as Proctor attempted too, he would call it an attack on the court. He would not let the court hear the ...

(2 pages) 247 8 2.5 Jun/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Name Game - Analysis of the power of name in the play "The Crucible" much evidence and support

any people have never taken the time to stop and think that a name is much more than just letters. Proctor's Quotation hones into not only the values of the culture at the time, but his personal beli ... utcasted by society as a being who has thrown their life away and is not worthy of existence. John Proctor is a superb example of a well brought up individual who lives his life by the way of God. I ...

(3 pages) 92 4 4.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

This is a theme essay on The Crucible.

-hunt. The people are uneducated, but in their time, it is portrayed as Good vs. Evil. Abigail, Mr. Proctor, and the whole town raise the question of whether or not the battle of Good vs. Evil is won, ... most important of the themes. Abigail sets off the sense of hate in the play. She attempts to lure Proctor into adultery and other unlawful acts which all go against the Puritan religion. She was als ...

(3 pages) 49 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Magazine critical thinking assignment, objective analysis of a magazine.

ay I would see girls horded around it in high school. Speaking of high school, when I was a library proctor we had a group of girls file a petition to have them caring Cosmo and eventually the librari ...

(1 pages) 51 0 1.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Crucible: Emotion Vs. Reason

they do not realize that Abigail sees and feels nothing, but has only gone too far in trying to win Proctor. In this instance, it is clear to the reader that emotion has overpowered reason on the girl ... rls' part.Meanwhile, reason, in some instances, prevailed over emotion. This is seen in Act IV when Proctor has signed the confession and refuses to hand it over. He refuses because it has his name on ...

(1 pages) 34 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Essay on How Revend Hale from The Crucible by Arthur Miller is a dynamic character by describing certain character traits.

els from Beverly to the Village of Salem Massachusetts to investigate the strange behavior of Betty Proctor. His job upon coming to Salem is to determine whether witchcraft is to blame for this incide ... begins to question his belief a bit about whether what he's doing is right or not. This after John Proctor states that he heard from Abigail Williams that the girls who accused people of witchcraft w ...

(5 pages) 28 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Analyzing the character of Reverend Hale: "The Crucible"

role in moving the story to the end how it had happened. Beside the other three main characters: Mr Proctor, Elizabeth and Abigail he was fourth biggest person who influenced the happenings the most. ...

(1 pages) 13 0 2.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Comparison and contrast of the ways of characterization used by the two playwrights in Arthur Miller's "The Crucible" and Tennessee Williams' "Streetcar Named Desire"

two characters in each scene. One of them is usually one of the main characters of the stories: Mr. Proctor in the Crucible extract and Blanche DuBois from the scene of Streetcar Named Desire. Both of ... age directions in both therefore far more indirect characterization can be found than real ones.Mr. Proctor was depicted as a dissatisfied husband who tries to please his wife after an affair with a y ...

(2 pages) 2807 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Advanced Hypothesis Testing

feasibility of hiring temporary employees as opposed to working current employees into overtime at Proctor & Gamble (P&G). For example, P&G employees earn an average of $25 dollars per ho ... yey, Puerto Rico (P&G. n.d.).Our advanced null hypothesis is that by using temporary employees, Proctor & Gamble will spend greater than or equal to what salaried employees earn. Our alternate ...

(1 pages) 214 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


Proctor & Gamble (P&G) is a global corporation employing over 98,000 people worldwide. There ... nery operates. The information gained from running the ANOVA analysis, benefits the Albany, Georgia Proctor and Gamble Paper Manufacturing Plant as we now know that in order to bring experience to Tea ...

(3 pages) 244 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

"The Crucible" by Arthur Miller. Act 2 analysis. "what is the reason for the location and what is revealed to the audience at the end?"

act is set in public setting of Reverend Parris's home, the second enters the more private area of Proctor's life. In doing so, Miller provides insight into the protagonist in the context of his own ... surroundings. The intrusion of public matters, such as the witch trials, into the private sphere of Proctor's life is also conveyed here.The conversation between John and his wife Elizabeth in their o ...

(4 pages) 21 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Crucible" Literary Techniques

come so bad due to the fact that enemies could be dealt with by simply accusing them of witchcraft. Proctor realizes this during his wife’s arrest and shouts, “This warrant’s / vengeanc ... bigail, although highly respected in the court, is actually a liar and guilty of adultery with John Proctor. Miller uses an allusion to the Bible, saying that in court, “where she walks the crowd ...

(5 pages) 18 0 0.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Crucible

y residents in Salem that envied or even hated other residents. For example, Putnam: "A moment, Mr. Proctor. What lumber is that you're draggin', if I may ask you?" Proctor: "My lumber. From out ... urely gone wild this year. What anarchy is this? That tract is in my bounds, it's in my bounds, Mr. Proctor." Proctor: "In your bounds!" Indicating Rebecca: " I bought that tract from Good ...

(3 pages) 1332 0 0.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


The Crucible Proctor, the play's tragic hero, has the conscience of an honest man, but he also has a secret flaw" ... t he also has a secret flaw"“his past affair with Abigail. Her sexual jealousy, accentuated by Proctor's termination of their affair, provides the spark for the witch trials; Proctor thus bears s ... ssing his sin, however, for the sake of his own good name and his wife's honor. Eventually, though, Proctor's attempts to reveal Abigail as a fraud without revealing the crucial information about thei ...

(1 pages) 616 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Crusible

with slave Tituba pleading to the devil to give them the men They want. In especial Abigail wanting Proctor after she had in an affair with him while working in his house a year ago. While dancing in ... ad brought home. Elizabeth is taken to jail for the keeping a poppet in her home. In the court were Proctoris being accused for speaking to the devil he tires to convince the girls are frauds and conf ...

(1 pages) 626 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Walmart Valuation Analysis

s breath of merchandise and everyday low prices. It sells popular and trusted brand names including Proctor & Gamble, Black & Decker, and Mattel. Wal-Mart culture is dominated by three main gu ...

(8 pages) 281 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Cultural Influences On Emotional Expression and Perception

ression is the most important representation of our emotions, and may be similar to others" (Adler, Proctor, and Towne 137). Perception is part of the emotional expression because "it is the process o ... become the beginning of making best friendships than ever.BibliographyAdler, Ronald B., Russell F. Proctor, and Neil Towne. Looking Out Looking In. Belmont, CA: Thomson Wadsworth, 2005.Aeker, Jennife ...

(7 pages) 120 0 4.2 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Formalistic Analysis of The Crucible

le environment which is exemplified by many of the characters throughout the play, such as Abigail, Proctor, and Danforth, as they eventually turn on one another in the process.In The Crucible, hyster ... of Salem, Massachusetts are caught dancing in the moonlight in an order that they believe will kill Proctors wife, whom Abigail has feelings for. After the girls are caught by Abigail’s uncle, Re ...

(6 pages) 15 0 0.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


s would start to scream shortly after? For instance, do you remember when we had just convicted Mr. Proctor of trying to overthrow the court, that after Elizabeth had given her confession, Abby starte ... ion, Abby started to scream, then the other girls started a little after? Another time was when Mr. Proctor told us about him having sex with Abby, did you notice that as soon as the situation was bro ...

(3 pages) 689 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

ASTM pros

ompressive strengths from the concrete cylinders are the main focus of this report although air and proctor tests were also conducted. The tests conducted in the LAOP conform with the standards ... er/cement ratio. A low water/cement ratio is a characteristic of an ideal water reducer. The proctor test, also called the initial set test (appendix A ASTM C 403-88) determines how quickly the ...

(10 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry