Socialism: Core Ideas and Principles

There are five key core ideas and principles of socialism to learn for the AQA exam.

The five key core ideas and principles need to be understood in terms of how they relate to human nature, the state, society and the economy.

To fully develop your understanding of the core ideas and principle of socialism you should also be aware of five key terms and concepts. These are – fraternity, cooperation, capitalism, common ownership and communism.

Socialism: Five Core Ideas and Principles

Collectivism – read

Common humanity – read

Equality – read

Social class – read

Workers’ control – read

Core ideas and principles: Key terms and concepts




Common Ownershipread

Communism – read