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Historical figures

GALBRAITH J K
1908 - 2006
Canada United States
SOCIAL SCIENCE
GOFFMAN, Erving
1922 - 1982
Canada, United States
SOCIAL SCIENCE
McLUHAN, Marshall
1911 - 1980
Canada
LITERATURE

 

From his research in contemporary culture and technology, he concluded that the media of communication are even more determinative of civilisation than the information they convey. Thus printing and mass media create different human beings than existed before them. He would find the evidence from mobile phone and internet usage to elaborate this hypothesis.

Life

Writings

 Video

'The Future of Man in the Electric Age' (16 mins) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0pcoC2l7ToI

Current expertise

Thames Valley District Board of Education, Canada
Disciplines:PhD. Educational Ethics, M., adolescence, adult, education, philosophy/ethics, religion, sociology, teaching: pre-school-secondary , pedagogy, policy, discrimination, applied ethics, citizenship/civics/social studies , resources
Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada
Disciplines:Director of the research group on ethics education and ethics in education (GRÉÉ), education, research, pedagogy, applied ethics
Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada
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University of British Columbia, Canada
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The University of British Columbia, Canada
Contact Information: Anita
University of Quebec at Trois-Rivieres, Canada
University of British Columbia, Canada
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Relevant organisations

Character Development Group
Canada
Citizenship,Democracy and Ethnocultural Diversity
Canada
Forum for Philosophy and Public Policy: Democracy and Diversity Newsletter
Canada
Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre
Canada
W Maurice Young Centre for Applied Ethics
Canada

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