Critical Social Philosophy

Critical Social Philosophy: The philosophical attempt to expose contradictions between human potentiality and the principles that govern major social institutions, with the goal of this attempt being the transformation of those principles and institutions.

Source: What is Good? What is Bad? The Value of All Values across Time, Place and Theories’ by John McMurtry, Philosophy and World Problems, Volume I-III, UNESCO in partnership with Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems: Oxford, 2004-11.