A City Guide To Sitra for We are forced to use nouns and verbs in a particular fashion. But these same rules allow us to speak intelligibly, to be understood and to solicit responses. Likewise, mores induce forms of behavior that are conducive to the formation and maintenance of a particular social order while they impede other sorts of behavior that would prove destructive of this order. Certain mores, such as the principles of justice, may prove antagonistic to (some features of ) an existing social order if that order is grounded in exploitation and domination. There are revolutionary mores just as there are conservative ones. There are mores designed for ideal worlds just as there are mores developed for the real world. What genes are to nature, mores are to culture in general and to politics in particular. A City Guide To Sitra 2016.