an evaluation of people, items, or occurrences with regard to the values held by the viewing party instead of with regard to their intrinsic traits being objectively considered.

VALUE JUDGMENT: "Max Weber, a German sociologist, posited the thought that social scientists ought to, in every possible instance, veer away from making value judgments in their work."
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