Marshall McLuhan

Marshall McLuhan

Born: July 21, 1911

Died: December 31, 1980

Nationality: Canadian

Occupation: Sociologist

Biography: Herbert Marshall McLuhan was a Canadian educator, philosopher, and scholar a professor of English literature, a literary critic, a rhetorician, and a communication theorist. McLuhan's 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.

Source/Notes: Culture is our business (1970 edition), McGraw Hill Book Co.

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