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The Message of the Internet
An argument of the medium being the message, with reference to the development of the Internet.
# 138299 | 750 words | 0 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Computer and Technology (Internet) , Communication (General)

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This paper examines an editorial that is supposedly written by McCluan. The paper uses his central argument of the medium being the message. The paper then procedes to demonstrate how the development of the Internet proves this point.

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"In my paper "The Medium is the Message" I argue that the personal and social consequences of any medium (extensions of ourselves) result from the new scale that is introduced into our affairs by each extension of ourselves (McLuhan 235). This is a very important argument because it means that any medium is the result of all the social, economic, political, cultural and organizational relationships that made its creation possible. This can be said to be the message of that particular medium. There are many clear examples of how this argument is correct. The example that I would like to examine is that the Internet..."

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