The medium is the massage

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Random House, 1967 - Communication - 157 pages
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Pictorial presentation of the impact on contemporary society and individual man of the new developments in technology and communications media.

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This text consists in a flow of aphorism which connected each phrase to some images. Well, Macluhan is so famous sociologist because he predicts the role of media exactly, especially the emergence of idea of Web. Read full review

The Medium Is the Massage: An Inventory of Effects

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From the "I can't believe this went out of print" file come two of McLuhan's signature titles. Though a lot of this may seem like freaky rantings from the Sixties (LJ 6/1/67 and LJ 11/1/68, respectively), many of McLuhan's observations on technology, violence, etc., still ring true. Read full review


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