[Answer] Which of these is a work associated with the Muckrakers?

Answer: The Jungle by Upton Sinclair
Which of these is a work associated with the Muckrakers?

While a literature of reform had already appeared by the mid-19th century the kind of reporting that would come to be called “muckraking” began to appear around 1900. By the 1900s magazines such as Collier’s Weekly Munsey’s Magazine and McClure’s Magazine were already in wide circulation and read avidly by the growing middle class. The January 1903 issue of McClure’s is considered to be the official beginning of muckraking journalism although the muckrakers would get their label later. Ida M. Tarbell(“The Histor…

The term muckraker is most usually associated in America with a group of American investigative reporters novelists and critics in the Progressive Era from the 1890s to the 1920s. It also applies to post 1960 journalists who follow in the tradition of those from that period. See History of American newspapers for Muckrakers in the daily press.

David Graham Phillips is known for producing one of the most important investigations exposing details of the corruption by big businesses of the Senate in particular by the Standard Oil Company. He was among a few other writers during that time that helped prompt President Theodore Roosevelt to use the term “ Muckrakers ”.

Muckraker – Wikipedia

Muckraker – Wikipedia

Muckraker – Wikipedia

Muckraker – Wikipedia

The Jungle is a 1906 novel by the American journalist and novelist Upton Sinclair (1878–1968). The novel portrays the harsh conditions and exploited lives of immigrants in the United States in Chicago and similar …

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