Social Contract: Fact of Fiction?

Have you signed the Social Contract?

In philosophy, there is a lot of discussion about the social contract. Many concepts make the assumption that each person in a society has agreed to it implicitly. However, in more anarchist circles, a resounding phrase upon mentioning the social contract is, “I never signed it.” In this episode, we take a look at what itĀ is, and what constitutesĀ “signing” it. Joel Gardner of East Texas Liberty Podcast joins us in presenting this topic for your consideration. Please let us know what you think. Have you signed it? Does it even exist, or is it just a construct designed to allow society to place unwritten restrictions on its members?

Social Contract

United Artists Contract Signing 191 – Image Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

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The Social Contract
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In this episode, we take a look at what the social contract is, and what it means to "sign" it. Joel Gardner of East Texas Liberty Podcast joins us in presenting this topic for your consideration.
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