Double Standard


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Any socially tolerated inequality in salary, norms, and attitudes between men and women
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I am concerned about double standard shown by the Election Commission today.
As most of the UN members have been exposed for pursuing double standard, the position that Saudi Arabia has taken is in my view stands out, which should be welcomed by all the countries.
Alan Dershowitz, "The Anti-Israel Double Standard Watch," Huffington Post, July 11, 2006.
com brings her formidable background in women's studies and activism to the issue but admits early on that it wasn't her work in nonprofits like Planned Parenthood that prompted her fascination with the double standard.
If evidentiary standards have been relaxed or abandoned, if there is a double standard for due process, what has really been accomplished?
An example of this phenomenon is the double standard that Marion Cousins faces when he's asked to recruit black executives.
government's double standard in its treatment of noncitizens since 9/11.
In the academy the double standard toward women and people of color now applies to Jews and often is enforced by those once-insurgent and now established women and persons of color.
It's also time to correct the double standard that exists in Ontario today where beer retailers shoulder the cost of a deposit return system but Ontario's monopoly liquor retailer does not.
These failures are: little or ineffective discipline and deselection of trainees (a commitment to fairly but firmly graduate only those individuals who truly demonstrate performance and integrity standards); ignorance of the nature and effects of the goal-gradient phenomenon (the farther away individuals remain from their goal, the less the tendency to remain passionately interested in its attainment); and the allowance of a double standard within the organization, thereby decreasing moral accountability as professional responsibility increases.
By demanding that politicians, and particularly presidents, be more traditionally moral in private behavior than either private sector leaders or average citizens, the American media has applied a double standard to presidents.