Definitions for value judgment

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

val′ue judg`ment(n.)

  1. a usu. subjective estimate of the worth, quality, or goodness of something or someone.

Origin of value judgment:

1895–1900

Princeton's WordNet

  1. value judgment, value judgement(noun)

    an assessment that reveals more about the values of the person making the assessment than about the reality of what is assessed

Wiktionary

  1. value judgment(Noun)

    A judgment of the rightness or wrongness of something, based on a particular set of values or on a particular value system.

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  1. Value judgment

    A value judgment is a judgment of the rightness or wrongness of something, or of the usefulness of something, based on a comparison or other relativity. As a generalization, a value judgment can refer to a judgment based upon a particular set of values or on a particular value system. A related meaning of value judgment is an expedient evaluation based upon limited information at hand, an evaluation undertaken because a decision must be made on short notice.

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