Index: S

This page forms part of the alphabetical index to the patterns of power commentaries.  Links coloured sepia are to Edition 2 material in an older format.

Sabotage, (7.3.4.3)

SADC, see Southern African Development Community (SADC) below

Saddam Hussein – human rights, (6.2.4.6), (8.6), (8.7.3), (8.7.4), (9.2.1),

Saddam Hussein – security threat, (4.3.5.5), (7.3.4.2), (7.4.1.1), (7.4.5), (7.4.6.4), (8.7.1), (8.7.2), (8.7.4), (9.5.2)

Sandel, Michael, (3.1.2.3), (4.2.3.1), (4.3.5.3), (6.7.2.2)

Sanders, Bernie, (6.4.5.3), (6.5.1.2)

Saudi Arabia, (3.5.8.4), (6.3.1.4), (6.7.7.1), (6.8.3.3), (7.4.6.4), (9.2.1)

Scams, (3.3.5), (7.2.2)

Schengen Area, (6.7.4.1)

Schmitt, Carl, (9.5.1)

SCO, see Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)

Second World War, (2.3.1), (7.3.1), (7.4.1), (7.4.2.1),

Second World War – leading to reforms, (3.5.5), (4.2.4.1), (4.3.5.5), (5.3.5.5), (6.6.6), (9.5.1)

Secular, (4.1.2)

Self-Protection, (2.7), and see Chapter 7

Sen, Amartya, (2.3.1), (2.4), (3.5.8.4), (4.2.4.3), (6.6.5.2), (6.7.2.3)

Sentencing, (5.2.6), (5.2.6.3), (5.4.2)

Separation of powers, (5.2.8), (5.4.7), (6.1.3), (6.3.1.7), (6.3.2.1), (7.2.5.2), (9.5.2)

Separatism, (6.6.3) and see citations in blog posts

Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), (3.5.4.5), (6.7.7.4), (7.2.7), (7.2.7.1)

Shareholders, (3.2.1), (3.2.4.4), (3.3.4.3), (3.3.4.4), (3.3.4.5), (3.5.5), (3.5.6), (6.4.5.2)

Shariah, (4.4.4.1), (6.2.4.6), (6.3.1.2), (9.2.1)

Sharing wealth, (3.5.6.1)(3.5.6.3), (6.7.2.4)

Sherbert Test, (5.4.3.2)

Shi’a Islam, see Sunni and Shi’a Islam below

Short-termism: business, (3.5.6), (3.5.6.1)

Short-termism: politics, (6.3.2.5), (6.4.2.2), (6.6.4.2)

Sierra Leone, (6.7.7.2)

Sincerity, (4.4.2.5)

Skidelsky, Robert, (3.2.8), (4.3.5.5)

Slander, (5.4.5.4)

Sleaze, (6.4.5)

Slogans, (6.3.2.6), (6.4.2.4)

Slums, (6.7.6.2)

Smith, Adam, (3.2.1), (3.2.3.2), (3.3.2), (3.3.6), (3.5.1), (4.3.2), (6.3.7), (6.7.2.3)

Social cohesion.  See Cohesive society, (2.1), (3.5.9), (4.2.4.5), (4.4.1), (4.4.4), (4.4.7), (6.6.3.4), (6.7.4), (9.7), and Index-Inclusivity

Social democracy, (6.2.3.1)

Social Identity Theory, (4.3.2.2), (4.4.5.1)

Social media, (4.3.2.3), (6.4.2.6), (6.4.2.8) and see citations in blog posts

Social stability, (6.3.5.1), (6.7.2.2), (9.2.1); also see Pluralism: peaceful pluralism, (4.4.1), (9.1), (9.2.3), (9.3.2), (9.7)

Socialism, (6.2.1), (6.2.3), (6.2.3.2), (6.3.2.5)

Socially-acceptable behaviour, (4.4.2) and see separate Index

Society, (Introduction), (4.1.1and see Social cohesion above

Socio-economic rights, (3.4.6), (4.2.4.3), (6.2.3and see separate Index

Soft power, (4.3.5.6), (6.7.7.3), (9.5.4)

Solar energy, (3.5.7.5)

Solar radiation management, (3.5.7.7)

Soleimani assassination, (5.3.7)

South Africa, (3.3.7.2), (5.4.7.4), (6.6.3.4), (6.7.2.1), (7.2.3.3)

Southern African Development Community (SADC), (3.4.1.2), (5.3.5.1), (6.6.5)

Sovereignty, (2.8.3)(5.2.3), (5.3.5), (5.3.5.3)(5.3.6)(5.3.7), (6.6.5.1), (6.6.7.1), (9.5.3and see Brexit: sovereignty concerns, (2.8.2), (5.2.3), (5.3.5.3), (6.6.4.1), (6.6.5.8) and see citations in blog posts

Sowell, Thomas, (6.2.4.1)

Spain, (2.8.4), (3.3.8.4), (3.4.5.5), (6.6.3.2)

Spain – Basque region, (9.6.2)

Spanish Inquisition, (4.3.3.3), (7.2.4.1)

Spying, (7.3.4.1)

Srebrenica massacre, (6.6.3.3), (7.4.4)

Status anxiety, (4.3.2.3)

Subsidiarity, (2.8), (3.4), (5.3), (6.6), (6.6.7)

Subsistence farming, (7.2.1)

Sudan, (7.4.6.2), (9.2.1)

Suicide, (5.4.2), (5.4.4)

Sunak, Rishi, (6.3.3.2), (6.3.4.4) and see citations in blog posts

Sunni and Shi’a Islam, (4.2.2.1), (6.2.4.6)

Supply and demand, (3.3.2), (3.3.8.3)

Surveillance, (5.2.5.1), (7.3.4.1)

Surveys, (6.5.3.1)

Sustainable Development Goals, (3.5.7), (3.5.8.1)

Swift, Jonathan, (4.4.5.1)

Sykes-Picot agreement, (6.6.7.5)

Syria, (6.6.7.5), (8.3.2), (8.4.1), (8.7.1), (8.7.5) and see citations in blog posts

Syrian civil war, (4.3.5.2), (6.2.4.4), (6.3.1.7), (7.3.2.2), (7.3.2.4), (7.4.1.1), (7.4.3.3) , (7.4.4), (9.6.3)