FAVOURITISM AS A FORM OF INJUSTICE IN CYPRUS: UBIQUITOUS AND ETERNAL?
(Savvas Daniel Georgiades)
The findings of this study provide strong support to previous anecdotal evidence suggesting that favouritism (as reflected...
FAVOURITISM / NEPOTISM AT WORKPLACE
Nepotism is when the leader displays
preferential treatment towards those workers
who they are socially connected with.
Ways of showing Nepotism:
Frequently gone to lunch with the same
small group of employees
equal moral concern, and even a weaker form that permits favouritism in certain small groups like relatives;
(2). Compatriots favouritism is required (CFR);
(3). Co-national favouritism is required (CNFR); and
(4). Any other forms of favouritism that require prior moral concern of a considerably large...
the social environments. This can significantly prevent negative results such as distraction from work, breach of confidentiality, occurrence of favouritism, low morale of the employee, ruined company image and professional reputation of those involved a due to misbehaviour, sexual harassment cases or...
misunderstanding with another partner can affect children’s development on risk (Santrock, 2008).
Furthermore, Parents should not have favouritism toward children. Because favouritism of parents toward other siblings will form youth mentality disorder; youth will easily influence by negative peers. Dunn (2007)...
The postings, appointments, transfers etc. in schools, colleges and universities are made not on merits but other considerations. Corruption and favouritism are rampant in these temples of learning.
The teachers themselves are corrupt. They are greedy and run after illegal means of making quick money...
help of the geneticist with best potential and genetic enhancements, Anton had no doubt driven by his air of superiority and his parents’ clear favouritism toward him. When he faced the impossible, he overcame it and made it possible. . As Vincent, he abhorred discrimination in society that prevented...
completion of the group project. The different approaches in working styles and ethnic background unavoidably induced subtle and unconscious in-group favouritism in the group interaction. This robust and implicit bias changes people’s behaviour implicitly. These first interactions have set the stage for later...
paternalism remains a hard nut to crack because it is an integral part of the society. Human resource strategies may be there but favouritism based on family membership, ties
to relatives or other members of ones tribe, regional affiliation, and religion seem to
hinder effective recruitment...
providing weather updates. Watch this space Both India and China have a long way to go. The Indian government is a lumbering elephant riddled with favouritism, the country’s legal processes move at glacial speed, much of the infrastructure is a mess and over a third of the people are illiterate. As for...
attention to one student and not others needs to be avoided – teachers need to remain in control, be fair and ethical at all times, and avoid any favouritism.
Other roles normally exist within an organisation to help students who, as cited above, maybe absent for an extended period of time, and it is up...
• Types of corruption
The types of corruption are as follows:
2) Theft and fraud
4) Abuse of discretion
5) Favouritism, nepotism and clientism
6) Conduct creating or exploiting conflicting interest
7) Improper political contribution.
1) What is corporate governance...
transfer, shift assignment, or other job-related policies are decidedly unfair. Employee cites favouritism shown by managers as a major reason for joining unions. This is particularly true when the favouritism concern discipline, promotion, and wage increase. Unions will describe the structured complaint...
transfers are left entirely to the discretion of e er supervisors or the subordinate or employees, a number of problems are likely to occur, such as favouritism or victimisation. For example, a few employees would get transfers as and when they want, while the request of many others would be turned down....
physical appearance and lack of surname immediately set him aside from the others. However, he destroys the Earnshaw family as he usurps Mr Earnshaw’s favouritism, just like he usurps Hareton’s. In adulthood, he is sought after by the ignorant Isabella – who views him as a Byronic hero capable of possessing...
idea is reused without proper reference or regard to the owner. A plagiarised work, when detected, is usually not graded. Dishonest grading and favouritism are also considered to be violation of the general academic ethics.
In conclusion, good ethics are very important for any academic...
evaluations because no justification for the outcome is required and there is less chance of people claiming that decisions are being made based on favouritism or how good people’s explanations are. Subordinates prefer them because they appear equitable. The notion of politics within the budgeting process...
getting personal with learners. As a teacher I am to remain professional at all times and not become emotionally involved or operate any kind of favouritism. I have not got to be afraid of correcting inappropriate behaviour. I would also express to the learner that I am able to facilitate their learning...
At all times acceptable and professional behaviour must be displayed during questionnaire interview. No biasness must be present. No favouritism must be shown and children must feel comfortable with investigator in order to give their honest and true answers. Children should not be coerced...
ones upbringing shapes the way in which you see yourself and the world). The development of a “superior schema” can be as a result of flattery, favouritism and indulgence. The development of a “special schema” can be as a result of experiences of rejection, limitations, deficits or exclusion. The common...
affiliation continues into prisons with its' members. By showing a loyalty to a certain gang whilst in a prison, an individual can be shown a 'group favouritism' by other incarcerated members of that gang. A more serious, and permanent, danger of gang violence is death. One gang may attempt to commit a 'hit'...
In sources 13, 14 and 15 speaking in broad terms, they all agree to an extent that the growing hostility towards James I was a result of his favouritism and distribution of patronage, which lead to corruption in the Royal courts.
In source 13, it reveals that James was “…unduly extravagant in...
Shakespeare’s ideas of favouritism, how looks can be deceptive and a person’s basis for a relationship and has put them into an up to date teenage friendly format.
The relationship between fathers and daughters is often quite difficult. In Taming of the Shrew Baptista often shows favouritism towards Bianca...
50%. This illustrates that altruism does indeed exist outside one’s kin selection. This goes against Rabbie, Schot & Visser (1989) who stated that favouritism (or sharing) relies on reciprocation (which is unlikely to be the case if people are doing good deeds for out-group members).
By now, we know...
contest11 makes this a time-consuming and opaque process that leads to political and legal controversy, and the perception, if not the reality, of favouritism and corruption.12 Indeed, some governments make no secret of choosing beauty contests precisely because of the possibilities for favouring their...
practices may differ, as some prefer to take time to develop some sort of relationship with potential business partners Nepotism – in some countries, favouritism is shown to relatives by those with power and influence.
Managing global business
• Financial o Methods of payment
Advance payments – payment...
Ethnocentrism - if we do good things it is because we are good and if we misbehave that is
de to situational factors. Reverse for out-group
2. In-group favouritism and out-group discrimination
3. Intergroup differentiation-behaviour that emphasises differences between out in-groups and
encouraged, but not essential for an effective workplace. However, friendship between manager and their report can easily lead to (the perception of) favouritism and/or exclusion. Not all friendships are created equally.
Some staff may not take too kindly to what they may perceive as another’s enterprising...
likely catalysts for the expected mergers.
Since becoming the prime minister, Mr Badawi has stressed that fighting against corruption and political favouritism is a key priority for his administration. His campaign for a humbler, cleaner and more responsive government enhanced Mr Badawi’s national prestige...
and creating better reputation for the firm as it ranks better and better in the market. But for employees working for the firm, it might connote favouritism from Nasr.
2. Paul Nasr will grant the promotion to Rob Parson as he had implicitly promised after he had gone trainings and workshops and proved...
felt by the people, however Abrams suggests that it also gave them a ‘taste of what a unified Germany would be like’, therefore adding to the favouritism of unification. The second war which aided Bismarck’s goal of a unified Germany was that of Austro-Prussia war of 1866. Many historians, including...
students being given the same / equal opportunity to succeed.
As tutors we must treat all students in the class with equal respect, showing no favouritism or antagonism regardless of race, religion, sexual orientation or age.
Clear boundaries of behaviour and open communication must be encouraged...
legal point of view, the market is generally regarded as 'difficult'. Government policies are often not transparent, and there is a large degree of favouritism towards local manufacturers. It remains to be seen, but the situation should improve as a result of the Free Trade Agreements signed with the European...
business to suffer have no staff who have knowledge on how to integrate and flourish the key management skill
into the business. There is a state of favouritism that comes from family small businesses with an acceptance of
poorly suited family members given management positions over more suitable staff;...
activities like running a printing company and a hotel, leading to a certain level of economic and therefore political independence.
Regulation, favouritism and the military industrial complex
In a similar exercise as above, we can pose the question what society would look like if power were concentrated...
in the team.
Pushing others to achieve difficult targets is well known to have a demotivating effect on all.
Focusing on individuals, through favouritism for example, may be detrimental to the team spirit and affect how the task is carried out.
Focusing on keeping the whole team happy may be detrimental...
seek out relevant information and conflicting perspectives before making important decisions.
Decisions should be unbiased without favouritism or prejudice.
It is important not to take advantage of the weakness, disadvantage or ignorance of others. Fairness requires that an individual...
Donne attempted to reveal the Creator to be someone prejudiced, where he is previously believed to be all just and fair. Donne implied an idea of favouritism in the last few lines of the stanza: “You have not sinn’d, nor need to be timorous ... For us, his Creatures, and his foes, hath dyed.” In these...
pharmacogenomics really show racial favouritism? No. The use of pharmacogenomics to treat different ethnic populations does not show racial favouritism but encourages individual benefit. Pharmacogenomics is the study of genetics in medicine whilst racial favouritism is based on phenotype. Pharmacogenomics...
(respect for seniority; seniority as a criterion of authority);
· the treatment of people ( concern for people and their needs, equitable treatment or favouritism, privileges, respect for individual rights, training and developing opportunities, how people are motivated);
· the importance of different management...
Favouritism at school
Favouritism is among the most popular topics in educational institutions. Teachers are said to favour certain students over others at school. Favouritism is a problem that has existed in society for many years. Whether it is someone's physical appearance, social class, popularity...
modest and not an obstinate military head” (No Author, Hitler’s Favourite Architect, pg 98). Speer made the best of the opportunity and used this favouritism to propel him professionally.
Speer was used by Hitler and Goebbels as a propaganda tool. His designs were grand, intending to reflect the power...
the schools. The same was done for mission and lay private schools so that all the sectors will be represented in the sampling to avoid bias or favouritism. The following are the names of the schools that were selected.
Table 1: School population, proportion of teachers and sample selected from each...
|Discuss 2 professional boundaries you |I would need to remain in control, be fair and ethical with all my students and not demonstrate any favouritism towards particular students. For example, I should not |
|would need to maintain. |give one student more support than I give to the...
each worker, and taking into consideration the circumstances of the task, any delegation should be spread over the team, and over time, to avoid favouritism and to challenge each individual (Uris 1990). This will be logged so I can identify patterns that emerge (Letendre 2009). By using a matrix chart...
the Tamil areas. Successive governments cultivated a historical myth after the colonial powers had left that the British had practised communal favouritism towards Christians and the minority Tamil community for the entire 200 years they had controlled Sri Lanka. However, the Sinhalese in fact benefitted...
process for licensing importers could provide an incentive for importers to enter the official economy and would eliminate room for corruption, favouritism and bribe taking.
• The feasibility of installing testing facilities at main border entry ports, or even a mobile laboratory for testing of pharmaceuticals...
person helps the reader understand the character better as we see what they see and we feel what they feel.
Moreover, Mary Shelley doesn’t show any favouritism to any character throughout the book. There are both positive and negative points on the characters which again lets the reader decide who they trust...
Typical of Elizabethian and Jacobean drama we find the theme of favouritism (causes rivalry as one compares children)
Nepotism : One chooses a person because he’s giving him something etc. It’s favouritism but in a different way.
Another theme is the appearance vs reality.
of governance 20 years from now will still include those issues which occupy our attention today – transparency, corruption, non-responsiveness, favouritism, bureaucracy, inefficiency, lack of accountability, ineffectiveness of implementation, etc. But rising expectations, increasing levels of education...
contact, “decategorization”, seeks to reduce bias by reducing the salience of existing social categorizations.
Building on the finding that ingroup favouritism is the source of ingroup bias decategorization seeks to reduce bias by moving (former) ingroup members away from the self and toward outgroup members...
around, any inappropriate behaviour shows the children that it is okay to act in such a way when it is not. Staff being consistent and fair prevents favouritism with certain children/groups and maintains that they are working as a whole school approach rather than different sanctions and rules throughout...
concerned does not go as it should be in peacefulness, common understanding and mutual help. Self-pride, murder, bitterness, jealousy, incest, favouritism, injustice, idolatry and the like marked the lives and households of people in polygynous relationships from the times of Cain to David (Genesis...
If James has showed more presence in the countries he has direct report, this could be prevented from the first place. By working closer with team member not only in the States but also in other country, the team will no longer feel disconnect from him or feel any favouritism over the...
good of humanity. The bible is very specific in the area of dealing justice, stating “do not pervert justice; do not show partiality to the poor or favouritism to the great, but judge your neighbour fairly” (Leviticus 19:15). This holds the same view of Kohlberg’s stage two of life having rules, but should...
responsibility of all involved in the school system. It is also ideal that the contract is given to
a competent hand and not on the basis of favouritism.
Supervising and Inspecting school building construction
Sometime in 1970s at the then University of Ife in Ile-Ife, a students hostel under
* The organization will having failures or negative consequences if the leaders putting the wrong people in a particular job.
* Favouritism, discrimination and conflict of interests are detrimental to an organization.
* A non-performer whether a leader, manager or subordinate within...
A tutor can be seen as ‘friend’ by offering additional support and promoting equality, so they cannot get too personal with a student or show favouritism. They should only give out their work contact details, not their personal number or email.
Evaluate the operation and impact of functional skills...
jostled by the rest, were
trying to make off with their saucepans while dozens of
others clamoured round the stall, accusing the stall-keeper
of favouritism and of having more saucepans somewhere
in reserve. There was a fresh outburst of yells. Two bloated women, one of them with her hair coming down...
older brother who is on the brink of death). There is a recurring theme of brother against brother or the competition between two and the overall favouritism of one decided by God. The account of Cain and Abel tells of Cain slaughtering his younger brother out of jealousy, or of Noah, cursing Caanan and...