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Worker's Rights in Upton Sinclair's the Jungle

Worker's Rights in Upton Sinclair's the Jungle( )
Editor: Wiener, Gary
Series title:Social Issues in Literature Ser.
ISBN:978-0-7377-4066-0
Publication Date:Jun 2008
Publisher:Cengage Gale
Imprint:Greenhaven Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $58.30
Book Description:

Upton Sinclair's work as a muckraking journalist in the early twentieth century led him to investigate and expose the dangerous conditions that immigrants and minority workers faced in manufacturing plants and factories. His novel, which cast these real-world conditions within a fictional setting, was so shocking that five major publishers refused to print his work until 1906. Its eventual publication has an enormous effect on social consciousness, with lawmakers and citizens calling...
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Book Details
Pages:224
Detailed Subjects: Law / Labor & Employment
Political Science / Labor & Industrial Relations
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.24 x 22.86 cm



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