How does John Proctor reveal Human Nature? ?

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He reveals how complex we humans are.  At times, he seems sort of bad and selfish.  He hurts his wife badly because of his desire for Abigail.  But even then, we can tell he's not really a completely bad person.  Then, at the end of the play, he's willing to die for his integrity.  That seems really good.  But can we be sure?  Is he actually being selfish and putting his own integrity ahead of his family's welfare?  It's so hard to tell with human beings when we our motives are good and when they are bad.

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