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Conservatism is a philosophy of human imperfection.
According to conservatives, people fear isolation and
instability. They are drawn psychologically to the safe and the familiar
and seek the security of knowing their place.
The belief that individuals desire security and belonging has
led conservatives to emphasise the importance of social…

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Conservatives believe that human beings are dependent and security ­seeking
creatures.
Individuals cannot exist outside society. They can't be separated from society.
Social groups = Family, friends, peer group or work mates, colleagues, local community
and even the nation. = PROVIDE INDIVIDUAL LIFE WITH SECURITY AND MEANING.
As a result,…

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Society is naturally hierarchical, characterized by fixed or established social gradations.
Social inequality = is good. Not undesirable and unachievable.
Conservatives agree with liberals in accepting natural inequality and amongst individuals:
some are born with talents and skills that are denied to others.
Conservatives= inequality is more deep-rooted. It is…

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Liberals believe property reflects= merit. Those who work hard and possess talent will
and should acquire wealth. Property is therefore earned.

This doctrine has an attraction for those conservatives who regard the ability to
accumulate wealth as an important economic incentive,

Conservative also hold that property has a range of…

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