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l68                  THE HUMANITY OF WORDS
organization is the means by which we enter Into the life situation-as-a-whole with an awareness of the relatedness of one self to other selves, of one nation to other nations, of ail the peoples of all the wrorld. Only cross organization can effect this. This means that signs may be put to use in the highest goal of mankind. For to establish togetherness between men of diverse heritage would be to attain the full humanity of words.
The science of signs of Charles Morris will help man to fulfill himself.
But self-making and man-making is a circular process. Man makes institutions that far outlast him. And these institutions fashion the making of men. The science of signs of Charles Morris will help man in this circular enterprise of man-making through self-making.