Themes In The Crucible By Arthur Miller

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starting from Chris who wants to forget his brother Larry and tries to escape his suspicions about his father just to marry Ann and adopt another identity. And even Ann herself is an instance of adopting a new self; she escapes the shame of her father and her anger of his crime by deciding to marry Chris. And the major escaping character is Keller himself, who deliberately blinds his own eyes from the truth and lives disguised in the character of the considerate husband and the honest man. All these themes are used to echo a hidden idea about the ethics and the lost moralities. Miller managed through this play to construct a moral system based on the original virtue that should mount any personal interests (Andreach, 98). Miller as
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