The Jungle ePub download
by Upton Sinclair
- ISBN: 1566195527
- ISBN13: 978-1566195522
- ePub: 1905 kb | FB2: 1684 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Contemporary
- Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books-Imports; First Edition edition (January 1, 1995)
- Pages: 373
- Rating: 4.6/5
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The Jungle is a 1906 novel by the American journalist and novelist Upton Sinclair (1878–1968).
The Jungle is a 1906 novel by the American journalist and novelist Upton Sinclair (1878–1968). His primary purpose in describing the meat industry and its working conditions was to advance socialism in the United States
Author: Upton Sinclair.
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The Socialist party is promoted as an international political party that will solve all of the world’s problems. Every member of the party was told about the Socialist revolution, when the entire planet would become Socialist.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair. Upton Beall Sinclair Jr. (September 20, 1878 November 25, 1968), was an American author and one-time candidate for governor of California who wrote close to one hundred books in many genres. He achieved popularity in the first half of the twentieth century, acquiring particular fame for his classic muckraking novel, The Jungle (1906). It exposed conditions in the . meat packing industry, causing a public uproar that contributed in part to the passage a few months later of the 1906 Pure Food and Drug Act and the Meat Inspection Act.
The Jungle by Upton Sinclair was written at the turn of the twentieth century. The teacher’s main role while reading this book with students is to help them understand Sinclair’s purpose. This period is often painted as one of advancement of the human condition. Sinclair refutes this by unveiling the horrible injustices of Chicago’s meat packing industry as Jurgis Rudkus, his protagonist, discovers the truth about opportunity and prosperity in America. Coordinating the reading of The Jungle with a United States history study of the beginning of the 1900s will illustrate that this novel was not intended as mere entertainment but written in the cause of social reform.
Upton Sinclair was an American writer whose involvement with socialism led to a writing assignment about the plight of workers in the meatpacking industry, eventually resulting in the best-selling novel The Jungle (1906). Although many of his later works and bids for political office were unsuccessful, Sinclair earned a Pulitzer Prize in 1943 for Dragon's Teeth.
About Upton Sinclair: Upton Beall Sinclair, Jr. was an American author who wrote close to one hundred books in. .The Jungle has remained continuously in print since its initial publication. was an American author who wrote close to one hundred books in many genres . In 1919, he published The Brass Check, a muckraking exposé of American journalism that publicized the issue of yellow journalism and the limitations of the free press in the United States. Four years after the initial publication of The Brass Check, the first code of ethics for journalists was created. Time magazine called him "a man with every gift except humor and silence. In 1943, he won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.
Upton Sinclair conceived The Jungle as a political game-changer, a book that would get people talking and instigate some major reforms. The book certainly did both of those things-but for reasons that its author didn’t quite expect
Upton Sinclair conceived The Jungle as a political game-changer, a book that would get people talking and instigate some major reforms. The book certainly did both of those things-but for reasons that its author didn’t quite expect. Grab a barf bag and join us as we take a fresh look at Sinclair’s gut-wrenching magnum opus. Upton Sinclair, who was born in 1878, began his literary career as a teenager