Unification Thought emphasises the original human nature as manifesting unique value and absolute value. However, this lacks a satisfactory socio-theoretical context. This paper will argue that unique value can only be realised in a society that promotes the freedom of the individual. Absolute value is characterised by the individual desire to challenge and transcend their limitations in multiple personal and social dimensions in the pursuit of truth, beauty, and goodness.
2. Values and society
3. Individualism, freedom and responsibility
4. Transcendent individualism and absolute values