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Expansion for Society

828 1. Philosophy
523 2. Reason
561 3. Truth
762 4. Formal Logic
1154 5. Theory of Logic
1134 6. Mathematics
911 7. Existence
820 8. Modes of Existence
1464 9. Objects
759 10. Modality
372 11. Knowledge Aims
598 12. Knowledge Sources
561 13. Knowledge Criteria
617 14. Science
454 15. Nature of Minds
383 16. Persons
466 17. Mind and Body
685 18. Thought
767 19. Language
128 20. Action
109 21. Aesthetics
641 22. Metaethics
698 23. Ethics
148 24. Applied Ethics

569 25. Society
A. State of Nature
21 1. A People a. Human distinctiveness
14 b. The natural life
3 c. A unified people
7 2. Natural Freedom
3 3. Natural Equality
14 4. Natural Rights a. Natural rights
11 b. Alienating rights
1 5. Original Position a. Original position
1 b. Veil of ignorance
3 c. Difference principle
B. The State
19 1. Purpose of a State
5 2. State Legitimacy a. Sovereignty
2 c. Natural authority
9 d. Social contract
21 e. General will
7 3. Constitutions
8 4. Citizenship
3 5. Leaders a. Autocracy
10 b. Monarchy
11 c. Despotism
8 d. Elites
6 6. Government a. Government
2 b. Legislature
2 c. Executive
2 d. Size of government
1 7. Changing the State a. Centralisation
2 b. Devolution
7 c. Revolution
10 8. Religion in Society
6 8. Culture
4 9. Population a. State population
3 b. Human population
C. Political Doctrines
3 1. Political Theory
5 2. Social Utilitarianism
4 3. Anarchism
3 4. Conservatism
30 5. Democracy
15 6. Liberalism
14 7. Communism
16 8. Communitarianism
7 11. Theocracy
D. Social Rights
17 1. Legal Rights a. Basis of rights
2 b. Inalienable rights
20 c. Property rights
14 2. Social Freedom a. Slavery
4 b. Freedom of belief
6 c. Free speech
4 d. Free market
19 e. Freedom of lifestyle
2 f. Freedom to leave
16 3. Social Equality a. Grounds of equality
9 b. Political equality
2 c. Legal equality
7 d. Economic equality
12 4. Right to Punish a. Right to punish
9 b. Retribution for crime
4 c. Deterrence of crime
E. State Functions
1 1. Consultation
11 2. The Law a. Legal system
12 b. Natural law
3 c. Legal positivism
4 3. Taxation
1 4. Welfare provision
19 5. Education a. Education principles
10 b. Aims of education
18 c. Teaching
10 d. History study
10 6. War

979 26. Natural Theory
335 27. Natural Reality
377 28. God
220 29. Religion