The Jungle by Upton Sinclair

An analytical essay over The Jungle by Upton Sinclair (analyze, not summarize). Analyze and explicate the most important historical ideas that the book conveys.

Think about the questions: What is the overarching thesis of the book and what are its central themes? What stood out to you? What did you find the most interesting?

1) An opening paragraph introducing the topic and book’s thesis. 2)Body paragraphs on central/important aspects/themes. 3)Final paragraph discussing the books strengths and weaknesses.