SOCIAL CONTRACT By N., Sam M.S. - 14 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 Terms of Service Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development ADOLESCENCE (Theories) SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) ESTHETICS SOCIAL CLASS (Social Stratification) FROMM, ERICH (1900—) Identifying Relevant Theories and Models ANTISOCIAL REACTION SOCIAL PSYCHIATRY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SOCIAL CONTRACT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-contract/ (accessed August 15, 2022).