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value system

the accepted mode of conduct and the set of norms, goals, and values binding any social group. Such guidelines for determining what is right or wrong, good or bad, and desirable or undesirable serve as a frame of reference for the individual in reaching decisions and in achieving a meaningful life.

value system,

n the accepted mode of conduct and the set of norms, goals, and values binding any social group that serves as a frame of reference for the individual in reaching decisions and achieving a meaningful life.
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Social Value The Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 requires every public authority which is planning to procure new services to consider how what it is procuring might improve the economic, social and environmental wellbeing of its area.
In this text, Jordan presents a new analysis of well-being in terms of its social value and outlines ways in which this could be incorporated into public policy decisions.
They can teach children not to call each other names without [mentioning] controversial social judgments and social values.
BUSINESS leaders and opinion formers will discuss how the Liverpool City Region can boost its economy through harnessing social value.
A SCHEME run by The Prince's Trust charity which gives young people the skills to find work created PS385,114 in social value in Newcastle in just one year, according to independent research.
But in modern consumer society, it is difficult to convince developers, highway engineers and others of the social value of places and spaces that are not recognized as an intrinsic necessity to the way of life.
Cut loose from social value and self-improvement, Verburg and Moore's rest becomes mysterious and beautiful, the most ordinary thing in the world and the last thing we'd be caught doing in public.
A QUESTION Time-style panel event is being held for SMEs keen to find out about social value strategies.
Zelizer, Pricing the Priceless Child: The Changing Social Value of Children (New York: Basic Books, Inc.
Under the court's precedents, indecent speech - unlike obscenity, which the court has defined as speech lacking in any social value - is entitled to First Amendment protection.
in order to complete the social value element, bidders will need to input their responses via the social value portal (please see tender documents for further details).
North Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Arfon Jones made the pledge during the official launch of his new social value policy.