the use of absolute impression- a judging process in which something is objectified as being one-dimensional and classified based on a single trait. (see also: absolute judgment)

ABSOLUTE-JUDGMENT METHOD: "Her absolute judgment of the interviewees' qualities did not aid in the selection of the appropriate candidate for the job."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ABSOLUTE-JUDGMENT METHOD," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/absolute-judgment-method/ (accessed September 26, 2020).