Why Should I Be Governed AS Terminology Quiz

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1. Define: The State Of Nature (SON)

  • A society without any formal structures or government
  • A governmental society
  • How humans behave
  • Which natural rights humans do have and not have
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2. Define: Enlightened Egoism

  • No act can ever be truely selfish as doing the act mkes you feel awful
  • No act can ever be truely selfless as doing the act makes you feel good
  • Every act is altruistic
  • Every act is self-less

3. Define: Tyranny Of The Majority

  • Where the majority fairly get what they want
  • Where the minority fairly get what they want
  • Where the majority unfairly restrict the freedom of the minority
  • Where the minority unfairly restrict the freedom of the majority

4. Define: Tacit Consent

  • A proposition that has no correspondance in the real world
  • An implicit agreement made clear by one's behaviour
  • Consent provided by positive freedom
  • Consent given to the state through reason

5. Define: Egosim

  • A popular contract signed by everyone in a state to show their acceptance to authority
  • Self-interested
  • Un-egostic
  • Kind

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