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- August 1st 2001
by Gingko Press
(first published 1967)
- Date of birth: July 21, 1911
- Died: December 31, 1980
- Born: in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
- Description: Herbert Marshall McLuhan, CC, was a Canadian educator, philosopher, and scholar — a professor of English literature, a literary critic, and a communications theorist.
McLuhan's work is viewed as one of the cornerstones of the study of media theory. McLuhan is known for coining the expressions "the medium is the message" and the "global village".