Title, La Jungla Biblioteca Grandes éxitos. Author, Upton Sinclair. Translated by, Antonio Samons. Publisher, Orbis, ISBN, , Title, La Jungla Volume of Biblioteca universal Caralt · Volume 49 of Libros de bolsillo Noguer. Author, Upton Sinclair. Translated by, Antonio Samons. Get this from a library! La jungla. [Upton Sinclair; Antonio Samons].

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Withoutabox Submit to La jungla upton sinclair Festivals. Congress, House, Committee on Agriculture,p. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Jurgis’ father dies as a direct result of the unsafe work conditions in the meatpacking plant.

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ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. These elements are contrasted with the deeply rooted corruption of people in power.

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A film version of the novel was made inbut it has since been lost. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Sinclair famously said of uupton la jungla upton sinclair reaction, “I aimed at the public’s heart, and by accident I hit it in the stomach. Views Read Edit View history. The poor working conditions, and exploitation of children and women along with men, were taken to expose the corruption in meat packing factories.

Sinclair was considered a muckrakeror journalist who exposed corruption in government and business. Harvard University Press, p.

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Five publishers rejected the work as too shocking. Learning about the visit, owners had their workers thoroughly clean the factories prior to the inspection, but Neill and Reynolds were still revolted by the conditions.

Retrieved from ” https: Neill and social worker James Bronson Reynolds to go la jungla upton sinclair Chicago to investigate some meat packing facilities. The book ends with another socialist rally, which follows some political victories.

Jurgis leaves the city and takes up drinking. He takes a job at Brown’s slaughterhouse. After being released from jail, Jurgis finds that his family has been evicted from their house. The foreword and introduction say that the commercial editions were censored to make their political message acceptable to la jungla upton sinclair publishers.

There la jungla upton sinclair a problem filtering reviews right now. This investigation had inspired Sinclair to write the novel, but his efforts to publish the series as a book met with resistance.

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Works by Upton Sinclair. Jurgis had expected to support his wife and other relatives, but eventually all—the women, children, and his sick father—seek work to la jungla upton sinclair.

Write a customer review. Hoping to buy a house, they exhaust their savings on the down payment for a substandard slum house, which they cannot afford.

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Their oral report to Roosevelt supported much of what Sinclair portrayed in the novel, excepting the claim of workers falling into rendering vats. Sinclsir copyright in some countries expired after years, so there is now as of March 11, a free or “public domain” copy of the book available on the web jubgla of Project Gutenberg. They fall deeply into debt and are prey to con men. His brief sojourn as a hobo in the rural United States shows him that no real escape is available—farmers turn their workers away when the harvest la jungla upton sinclair finished.

Roosevelt did not release the Neill-Reynolds Report for publication. He is hysterical, unbalanced, and untruthful. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

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