Robert Logan's McLuhan Misunderstood: Setting the Record Straight PDF

By Robert Logan

ISBN-10: 1926780523

ISBN-13: 9781926780528

The previous 20 years, starting with the public's use of the web in 1994 and carrying on with with the emergence of computer desktops, clever telephones, drugs, e-readers, blogs, wikis, Twitter, and social media, has obvious the main fast evolution of communications and its influence on each point of society from trade to schooling and from tradition to govt. electronic media are impacting each point of our lives, yet they're extra in command of us than we're of them. the information of Marshall McLuhan, student, social critic, literary critic, poet, and artist, supplies the type of advice we want, yet unfortunately he's misunderstood via so much. This ebook posits that McLuhan holds the main to our figuring out of the hot electronic media. Marshall McLuhan used to be probably the most influential thinkers of the 20th century. This booklet will set the list immediately and supply a advisor to and insights into the deliberating Marshall McLuhan. This ebook is the medium and Marshall is the message.

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