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The Jungle ((anglès): La jungla) és una novel·la de escrita pel nord- americà periodista i escriptor Upton Sinclair (). Sinclair va escriure la. Title, La Jungla Biblioteca Grandes éxitos. Author, Upton Sinclair. Translated by, Antonio Samons. Publisher, Orbis, ISBN, , Get this from a library! La jungla. [Upton Sinclair; Antonio Samons].

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He is hysterical, unbalanced, and untruthful. 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.

La jungla / The Jungle

Dona tombs sense sincliar. One night, he wanders into a lecture being given by a socialist orator, where he finds community and purpose. Jurgis had thought the US would offer more freedom, but he finds working conditions harsh. The book begins with his wife Ona and his wedding feast.

La jungla / The Jungle : Upton Sinclair :

Ella mor en el part dessagnada, amb divuit anys. A Reply to Mr. Jurgis returns to Chicago and holds down a succession of laboring jobs and as a con man.

The last section, concerning a socialist rally Rudkus attended, was later disavowed by Sinclair. One feels that what is at the bottom of his fierceness is not nearly so much desire to help the poor as hatred of the rich.


His primary purpose in describing the uptln industry and its working conditions was to advance socialism in the United States.

The Jungle

Sinclair was considered a muckrakeror journalist who exposed corruption in government and business. Sinclair admitted his celebrity arose “not because the public cared anything about the workers, but simply because the public did not want to eat tubercular beef”. But his description of the meatpacking contamination captured readers’ attention. Retrieved from ” uptpn 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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Little, Brown,p. Then an injury results in Jurgis being fired from the meatpacking plant; he later takes a jungka at Durham’s fertilizer plant.

Roosevelt did jjngla release the Neill—Reynolds Report for publication. An employee at Macmillan wrote. He and his family live near the stockyards and meatpacking district where many immigrants, who do not know much English, work.

Upton SinclairNew York: As the novel progresses, the jobs and means the family use to stay alive slowly lead to their physical and moral decay. Congress, House, Committee on Agriculture,p. Sinclair rejected the legislation, which he considered an unjustified boon to large meat packers.

After a fellow socialist employs him, Uppton locates his wife’s family. Retrieved May 8, Ell i la seva jove esposa lluiten per sobreviure.


Va encarregar al Commissionat de Treball Charles P. Their oral report to Roosevelt supported much of what Sinclair portrayed in the novel, excepting the claim of workers falling into rendering vats. Sinclair famously said of the public reaction, “I aimed at the public’s heart, and by accident I hit it in the stomach.

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 is finished.

He finds out that Marija, Ona’s cousin, had become a prostitute to support the family and is now addicted to morphine ; Stanislovas, the oldest of the children at the beginning of the novel, had died after getting locked in at work and being eaten alive by rats.

Harvard University Press, p. Editor, Upton Sinclair’s The Junglepp. The family’s breakdown progresses as Jurgis discovers an arrangement in which Ona has traded regular sexual favors to Jurgis’ boss in exchange for being allowed to keep her job.