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Marshall McLuhan
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Marshall McLuhan Net Worth, Height, Wiki, Age


: 21 July 1911


: Edmonton, Canada


: Cancer


: 31 December 1980


: 69 years

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  • He was a Canadian professor, philosopher, and public intellectual
Real name:Herbert Marshall McLuhan
Born:21 July 1911 Comment
When did Marshall McLuhan die? / Died31 December 1980
How many years did Marshall McLuhan live? / Lived69 years
Where was Marshall McLuhan born?Edmonton, Canada
Where did Marshall McLuhan die? / Deathplace Toronto, Canada
Zodiac sign:Cancer

Who was Marshall McLuhan? / Facts   

  • His work is viewed as one of the cornerstones of the study of media theory, as well as having practical applications in the advertising and television industries
  • He was educated at the University of Manitoba and Cambridge University and began his teaching career as a Professor of English at several universities in the US and Canada, before moving to the University of Toronto where he would remain for the rest of his life
  • McLuhan is known for coining the expressions "the medium is the message" and the global village, and for predicting the World Wide Web almost thirty years before it was invented
  • Although he was a fixture in media discourse in the late 1960s, his influence began to wane in the early 1970s
  • In the years after his death, he continued to be a controversial figure in academic circles
  • With the arrival of the internet, however, interest in his work and perspective has renewed

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  • The medium is the message.

  • A point of view can be a dangerous luxury when substituted for insight and understanding.

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