at Carnegie Mellon's Tepper School of Business, commented that "this finding suggests that even justifications that people don't accept at a conscious level can nonetheless help them to rationalize
behavior that they otherwise might find unacceptable.
Investigators may rationalize
a crime merely by explaining to the suspect that the deviant act was logical behavior that anyone in his position would have done because the reward outweighed the possibility of capture and prosecution.
The team highlights the need to not only rationalize
government expenditures, carry out an institutional reformation of the bureaucracy, but also the need for the Congress to legislate on how the money is spent and how to execute and prepare the budget.
John McAslan & Partners were asked to rationalize
the whole chaotic complex.
Sunday school superintendents used standardized lessons to rationalize
Sunday school instruction and to encourage effective teaching.
Chicago, Illinois, USA, plans to rationalize
operations and reduce costs in its containerboard mill, boxboard mill, and packaging operations.
They've been there for years, offering testimony of a sustained brutality that is hard to credit, much less rationalize
Many people attempt to rationalize
avoiding a particular task with, "Yes, I should work on that project now, but.
They celebrate space, unlike the Calvinists from Switzerland and Holland who like to rationalize
We have built a Web-enabled deal processing engine that will help rationalize
a fragmented, paper-intensive and illiquid marketplace.
They were not selling on any valuation parameters that you could rationalize
But banks, like manufacturers, must rationalize
their products, services and customer bases so their resources in sales, marketing, administration, operations and systems can support their most profitable products and customers.