The Medium is Part of the Message

When I first read “The Medium is the Message” by Marshall McLuhan I found it somewhat wordy and difficult to understand. I can absolutely understand why someone might call McLuhan eccentric; but the message of the reading was clear enough, it is not the content but the medium through which that content is transmitted that … Continue reading The Medium is Part of the Message

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McLuhan

The way in which Marshall McLuhan goes about the explanation of the expression he coined, “the medium is the message”, is beyond complicated. His argument seems to be based within quite a bit of logical reasoning that was interesting to untangle. The beginning of this article discusses how personal and social consequences are a result … Continue reading McLuhan