This booklet gives a concise background of Arthur Miller’s play The Crucible, it’s central themes and characters, along with an in depth analysis of key quotes of the play. It also includes a Higher example critical essay in relation to the following question:
**Choose a play which explores an important issue or issues within society.
Briefly explain the nature of the issue(s) and discuss how the dramatist’s presentation of the issue(s) contributed to your appreciation of the play as a whole.
This resource is ideal for student and staff alike when studying The Crucible and is useful as a revising tool as much as it is useful as a teaching device.
This booklet has been devised with the CfE Higher English curriculum in mind.