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Understanding media

Author: Marshall McLuhan
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2001.
Series: Routledge classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Understanding Media: the most important book ever written on communication. Ignore its message at your peril.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marshall McLuhan
ISBN: 041525549X 9780415255493 0415253977 9780415253970
OCLC Number: 46651085
Notes: Originally published: New York: McGraw-Hill; London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1964.
Description: 400 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Notes on contributors --
Series editor's preface --
Acknowledgements --
1. Ethics and the Youth Worker --
2. Ethics in an Age of Austerity: 'Work-Welfare' and the Regulation of Youth --
3. Professional Ethics, Accountability and the Organisational Context of Youth Work --
4. Resourcing Youth Work: Dirty Hands and Tainted Money --
5. The Youth Worker as Guide, Philosopher and Friend: The Realities of Participation and Empowerment --
6. Youth Workers as Controllers: Issues of Method and Purpose --
7. The Youth Worker as Converter: Ethical Issues in Religious Youth Work --
8. Youth Workers as Mediators and Interpreters: Ethical Issues in Work with Black Young People --
9. The Youth Worker as Confidante: Issues of Welfare and Trust --
10. Rights-Based Approaches to Work with Young People --
11. Young People as Researchers: Ethical Issues in Participatory Research --
Index.
Series Title: Routledge classics.
Responsibility: Marshall McLuhan.

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'McLuhan sings of the furthest reaches of electronic culture, when computer technology has replaced language with instant nonverbal communication.' - Wired

 
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