All My Sons Discussion Questions

This Study Guide consists of approximately 63 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of All My Sons.
This section contains 110 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy the All My Sons Study Guide

Research the problem of profiteering during both World War II and the Cold War. Was it a prevalent phenomenon? What forms did it take (e.g., cost overruns, ridiculous pricing, fraudulent claims)? Describe the worst case you can find from your research.

Trace the influence of either Henrik Ibsen or Anton Chekhov on All My Sons.

Investigate Miller's role in the investigations of the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC), including his contempt conviction and eventual exoneration. Do you agree with Miller's position? Give reasons for your answer.

Determine the influence of the politics of the left, including socialism and communism, on the American theater and cinema during the 1930s and 1940s.

(read more from the Topics for Further Study section)

This section contains 110 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy the All My Sons Study Guide
Copyrights
Drama for Students
All My Sons from Drama for Students. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.