Herbert Marshall McLuhan


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Noun1.Herbert Marshall McLuhan - Canadian writer noted for his analyses of the mass media (1911-1980)
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Google Doodle honored Herbert Marshall McLuhan, who is known for having one of the most significant predictions of the 20th century, on his 106th birth anniversary Friday.
Synopsis: Herbert Marshall McLuhan, CC (July 21, 1911-December 31, 1980) was a Canadian philosopher of communication theory and a public intellectual.
Earlier when Ong's Ramus and Talon Inventory (1958) was published, in which he lists and briefly describes the more than 750 volumes by Ramus and his followers that he had tracked down in more than 100 libraries in the British Isles and Continental Europe, it carried the dedication "For / Herbert Marshall McLuhan / who started all this" interest and research about Ramus and Ramism.