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Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

Philosophical concern with value has focused on three connected issues: first, on what sort of property or characteristic of something its ‘having value’ or ‘being of value’ is; second, on...

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Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 396 words.

See also evaluation; fiction values; instrumental values; news values; production values. n.

1. A judgement

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Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 396 words.

n.

See also evaluation; fiction values; instrumental values; news values; production values.

1. A judgement

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in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 83 words.

• Askew • undervalue, value • Matthew • countervalue • argue • début • nephew • Pegu • ecu

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in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 83 words.

• Askew • undervalue, value • Matthew • countervalue • argue • début • nephew • Pegu • ecu

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Edited by Craig Calhoun.

in Dictionary of the Social Sciences

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences. 371 words.

Classical economics distinguished among use value (or how useful an item is to a given person or situation), exchange value

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Values

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Ethics

P ublished online October 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Biblical Studies. 2504 words.

Values are qualities that are highly regarded or the goods that are valued because of these qualities. They can be

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Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

Philosophical concern with value has focused on three connected issues: first, on what sort of property or characteristic of something its ‘having value’ or ‘being of value’ is; second, on...

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Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

A set of ethical beliefs and preferences that determine our sense of right and wrong. Also known as value system. See value judgement.

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Edited by John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 115 words.

1. Value = price × quantity. For example, if between two years prices quadruple and quantities in the economy increase by 25 percent, the money value of ...

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Value

Thomas Nagel.

in Mind and Cosmos

September 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy. 9653 words.

This chapter discusses the role and existence of value in the lives of humans. It first explores the problem of the place of value in the natural world, which includes the problems of the...

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Value

E. Tory Higgins.

in Beyond Pleasure and Pain

October 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cognitive Psychology. 16276 words.

Neither the dictionary nor the current psychological literature provides an answer to the question of where value comes from despite the importance of this question to understanding...

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Values

Shalom H. Schwartz and Jan Cieciuch.

in The ITC International Handbook of Testing and Assessment

June 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychological Assessment and Testing; Clinical Psychology. 8947 words.

The concept and measurement of values undergoes continued development and change. Yet several issues persist. Are people aware of their values, or are values unavailable to conscious...

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Luis A. Vivanco.

in A Dictionary of Cultural Anthropology

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Anthropology. 96 words.

The relative worth of an object or service. The relationship between culture and the creation of value through *exchange

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John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 109 words.

1 Value = price × quantity. For example, if between two years prices quadruple and quantities in the economy increase

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John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 115 words.

1. Value = price × quantity. For example, if between two years prices quadruple and quantities in the economy increase

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Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 21 words.

A set of ethical beliefs and preferences that determine our sense of right and wrong. See value judgement.

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Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 24 words.

A set of ethical beliefs and preferences that determine our sense of right and wrong. Also known as value system

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values

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 21 words.

A set of ethical beliefs and preferences that determine our sense of right and wrong. See value judgement.

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Edited by John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 117 words.

1 In sociology, the beliefs, traditions, and social customs that are held dear and upheld by individuals and society. Values

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Alan Tomlinson.

in A Dictionary of Sports Studies

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 128 words.

1. In statistical analysis, values are quantified amounts, the scores in quantitative data sets that are attributed to variables; they

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