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ERIC Number: EJ598492
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0033-3557
McLuhan's World--and Ours.
Skinner, David
Public Interest, n138 p52-64 Win 2000
Examines various dubious and accurate theories of Marshall McLuhan, a commentator in the movement to modify consciousness and organize new modes of sensibility in the 1950s-60s. Describes his four main ideas (ratio of senses, the medium is the message, global village, and media as extensions of man), noting how they apply to historically significant events, and discusses his disciples. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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