Life in the modern world is coming to depend more and more upon technical means of communication. Without such technical aids the modern city-state could not exist, for it is only by means of them that trade and business can proceed; that goods and services can be distributed where needed; that railways can run on schedule; that law and order are maintained; that education is possible. Communication renders true social life practicable, for communication means organization.
—On Human Communication, Colin Cherry
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