Definition of 'normative'
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What is the difference between positive and normative economics? Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)What is the basic difference between positive and normative economic questions? Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)These questions are known as normative economic questions. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)The answers given to normative questions are subjective opinions. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)Each of these questions is a normative economic question. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)This requires normative theory construction which can show how punishment is incompatible with notions of equality or justice. The Politics of Redress - crime, punishment and penal abolition (1989)This critical normative theory is potentially more fruitful for dealing rationally with issues in the politics of crime, punishment and penal reform. The Politics of Redress - crime, punishment and penal abolition (1989)No matter how interesting normative questions can be, we will stay away from them because our models offer no help in answering these questions. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)
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British English: normative ADJECTIVE
Normative means creating or stating particular rules of behaviour.
...a normative model of teaching.
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