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Atomism: A belief that society is made up of a collection of self interested
and largely self sufficient individuals rather than social groups

Classical Liberalism: A tradition within Liberalism that seeks to maximise
the realm of unconstrained individual action, typically by establishing a minimal
state and relying upon market…

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Libertarianism: A belief that the individual should enjoy the widest possible
realm of freedom; libertarianism implies the removal of both external and
internal constraints upon the individual

Utilitarianism: A moral and political philosophy that evaluates "goodness" in
terms of pleasure and pain, and ultimately seeks to achieve "the greatest

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Individualism: A belief in the central importance of the human individual as
opposed to the social group or collective

Free Market: The principle or policy of unfettered market competition, free
from government interference (Laissez-faire is the extreme)

Organic Society: A belief that society operates like an organism or living

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Toryism: An ideological stance within conservatism that is characterised by a
belief in hierarchy, an emphasis upon tradition and support for duty and

Traditionalism: A belief that inherited institutions and practises, particularly
those with a long and continuous history, provide the best guide for human

One Nation Conservatism:…

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Communism: The principle of common ownership of wealth; communism is
often used more broadly to refer to movements or regimes that are based on
Marxist principles

Democratic Socialism: A moderate or reformist brand of socialism that
favours a balance between the market and the state, rather than the abolition


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