Definitions for value judgment
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a usu. subjective estimate of the worth, quality, or goodness of something or someone.
Origin of value judgment:
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
A judgment of the rightness or wrongness of something, based on a particular set of values or on a particular value system.
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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