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AMSI Notes 9-11-08 Study guide is up on the website now!! Marshall McLuhan - The philosopher of the electronic age. Quotes: The medium is the message.  All Societies are shaped by the dominant medium even to  the point that it shapes the way they think Each New medium is and informational revolution.  Satellites, computers, now the  Internet. We live in a global village. Instant communication changes us all. The world of work will no longer require going  anywhere except your home.  “To hell with rush hour” The greatest loss will be in the area of personal privacy The wireless telephone changed the nature of the There is no absolutely free press in the world There are only degrees of freedom Press systems reflect the society in which they rest. 4 theories: Authoritarian Theory - Developed in the16th and 17 th  century England.  Still practiced  in many nations of the world, E.g. North Korea, China Russia.  Philosophy of absolute 
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2009 for the course JOUR 1020 taught by Professor Edkimbrell during the Fall '08 term at Middle Tennessee State University.

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