SOCIAL CONTRACT

Political Theory. where society is based on an unwritten agreement that we will give up some natural freedoms in order to benefit from greater security from laws and governments.

SOCIAL CONTRACT: "A social contract is an unwritten agreement."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOCIAL CONTRACT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-contract/ (accessed November 30, 2019).
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