MC 2525 Notes from Text

MC 2525 Notes from Text - one is dominant i Oral relies...

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MC 2525 Notes from Text I. Walter Ong a. scholar who wrote a great deal about the impact of a communication medium on its users and their culture b. He says that each medium creates i. Different ways of thinking ii.Different ways of feeling iii.Different states of awareness c. In essence, the medium alters the consciousness of its users d. He identifies the three major types of media in world history and that
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Unformatted text preview: one is dominant. i. Oral- relies exclusively on vocalizations and body movements to express thought ii.Written- only for the past 4 to 5 thousand years have humans used symbols, words, and images to communicate iii.Electronic iv.Also, hyperelectronic...
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