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Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man
This reissue of Understanding Media marks the thirtieth anniversary (1964-1994) of Marshall McLuhan's classic expose on the state of the then emerging phenomenon of mass media. Terms and phrases suchExpand
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Television: Technology and Cultural Form
Millions of people now probably have more drama available to them in a single weekend than they would once have been able to see in a year or even in the course of a lifetime. An evening'sExpand
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The Global Village: Transformations in World Life and Media in the 21st Century
Marshall McLuhan's posthumous The Global Village, co-authored by Bruce Powers, explores the new "laws" of media, "laws" fostering a dramatic collision of viewpoints. The first based on Visual Space -Expand
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The medium is the message
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In a culture like ours, long accustomed to splitting and dividing all things as a means of control, it is sometimes a bit of a shock to be reminded that, in operational and practical fact, the medium is the message. Expand
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Laws of Media: The New Science
Marshall McLuhan has been described as Canada's most exciting and original thinker, a member of the small company of intellectual geniuses this country has produced. Works such as The GutenbergExpand
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The Dialectic of Ideology and Technology: The Origins of Grammar and Future of Ideology
In the ordinary language of everyday life, as in the extraordinary language of sociology (be it academic sociology or Marxist), “ideology” is stigmatized as a pathological object. It is seen asExpand
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The Gutenberg galaxy : the making of typographic man
Since its first appearance in 1962, the impact of The Gutenberg Galaxy has been felt around the world. It gave us the concept of the global village; that phrase has now been translated, along withExpand
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The Medium Is the Massage
Well known for coining the term 'Global Village', Marshall McLuhan's thinking was, and still is, revolutionary. His theories, many of which are illustrated in this astonishing 'inventory of effects',Expand
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War and Peace in the Global Village
From the Publisher: War and Peace in The Global Village is a collage of images and text that sharply illustrates the effects of electronic media and new technology on man. Marshall McLuhan wroteExpand
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