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Authors and Corporations: McLuhan, Marshall (Author), Powers, Bruce R. (Author)
Title: The global village: transformations in world life and media in the 21st century/ Marshall McLuhan and Bruce R. Powers
Original Title: The global village <engl.>
Media Type: Book
Language: English
published:
New York [u.a.] Oxford Univ. Press 1989
Series: Communication and society
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Source: Verbunddaten SWB
Table of Contents:
  • I. Explorations in visual and acoustic space. The resonating interval -- The wheel and the axle -- Visual and acoustic space -- East meets west in the hemispheres -- Plato and angelism -- Hidden effects -- II. The global effects of video-related technologies. Global robotism : the satisfactions -- Global robotism : the dissatisfactions -- Angels to robots : from Euclidean space to Einsteinian space -- III. The United States and Canada : the border as a resonating interval . Epilogue : Canada as counter-environment -- IV. A glossary of tetrads. Tedradic glossary.