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Welcome to Mr. Woods' Witch Hunts/Hysteria Research Project
The Crucible was written in the 1950s when Arthur Miller saw frightening parallels between the McCarthy trials and the Salem Witch Trials of nearly 300 years earlier. Sadly, these two events were not the only witch-hunts in American history. On this libguide find resources that will help you investigate modern day witch hunts and events of mass hysteria and underlying causes.
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Find links about events and instances of mass hysteria or persecution below.
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Citing Your Sources
What's citing? Well, citing is what you do so that you don't get in trouble when you borrow information from other people. There are many different ways to cite, but I'm going to make it a little easier on you. Below, find a link to a great citation generator by clicking on the image.