normative analysis

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Approach which focuses on the moral and ethical context of political decisions, and examines the value judgements which underpin assumptions about the worth of different actions and outcomes. Often contrasted with empirical analysis, normative studies address how people, politicians, and institutions ought to behave, not just how they do.

Subjects: Politics.

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