SOCIAL CONTRACT By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 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." Related Psychology Terms NATURAL LAW THEORY LAW-AND-ORDER ORIENTATION DEMOCRACY TERRORISM EUGENICS SKEPTICAL POSTMODERNISM CONTRACT PLAN READING LADDER SOCIAL EVOLUTION AUTHORITARIAN Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOCIAL CONTRACT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-contract/ (accessed June 4, 2020).