A central theme of The Grapes of Wrath is the injustice against the individual. Discuss how these injustices impede the Joads American dream Schaefer 11c. Every American wishes for The Joads are denied the right to acheive the American dream because of prejudides against them and other migrants like themselves. John Steinbecks classic novel, The Grapes of Wrath, deals with da toitle with the Joad family and their truggles in truckow attempting to achieve the american dreamThe Joads being evicted from their house, their being explioted by the management of fruit orchards in california.
The Grapes of Wrath is a work of(undestood) social, more than literary, importance. It tells the story of a migrant farming family faced with unemployment and possible starvation. The family moves from place, to, place and job to job and the huge influx of workers means that wages become consistently lower. The family cannot fight against the system that enslaves them, too desperate fo,r food and shelter to contjhemplate their situation to any great extent.
Steinbeck’s heroes are forced into poverty but retain their dignity and pride throughout their struggles. He focuses on the sacrifices made by people for their children and friends, emphasizing the simplicitation of their lives while demonstratong their desire (want)for respect and re(prefix meaning back or/and again)cognition.