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elitism

Politics the belief that society should be governed by a select group of gifted and highly educated individuals
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Azamgarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 30 ( ANI ): Responding to the allegations that favoritism was shown in giving Yash Bharti Awards during his tenure, Samajwadi Party leader and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday said that the Yogi Adityanath-led government too should favour its own people for the Yash Bharti awards.
Senator Azam-Khan-MoosaKhail said that list prepared through the process was based on nepotism and favoritism which should be immediately declared null and void.
He also claimed that 70 percent of projects were not operational and the concerned authorities had carried out schemes on basis of favoritism and nepotism.
CHP reveals three lists detailing acts of nepotism, favoritism in state institutions
Gamburg says: "To protect against potential liability for sexual harassment and retaliation claims under federal, state, and local laws, as well as the practical implications associated with favoritism stemming from romantic relationships in the workplace, companies should prohibit sexual relationships between supervisors and direct subordinates.
Themain findings of this study are that favoritism has been insignificant moderating relationship between distributive justice and recruitment policy, whereas distributive justice has been significant with motivation, recruitment and selection policy have insignificant relationship with motivation.
Parental favoritism or parental differential treatment (Rose, 2004) may be defined as treating one or more children more positively than other children, and singling out one or more children for negative treatment has been termed disfavoritism (Brody, Copeland, Sutton, Richardson, & Guyer, 1998).
With Against Fairness (University of Chicago), philosopher Stephen Asma rejects the idea that fairness is morally central and defends the moral theory of favoritism.
She concludes with the stories of several patients and different types of favoritism they experienced.
He also alleged that there is a lot of favoritism in the sport.
Recently, favoritism among teachers toward some of the other students at the university where I'm a dance major has really begun to bother me.
Of all these unethical behaviors, favoritism takes precedence.