an inclination to weigh both views or opinions equally
(impartial) unprejudiced: free from undue bias or preconceived opinions; "an unprejudiced appraisal of the pros and cons"; "the impartial eye of a scientist"
(impartially) in an impartial manner; "he smiled at them both impartially"
Impartiality is a principle of justice holding that decisions should be based on objective criteria, rather than on the basis of bias, prejudice, or preferring the benefit to one person over another for improper reasons.
(The Impartial (La Chaux-de-Fonds)) L'Impartial ("The Impartial") is a daily newspaper published in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Canton of Neuchâtel, Switzerland.
The quality of being impartial; fairness
(impartial) Treating all parties, rivals, or disputants equally; not partial; not biased; fair
(Impartial) fair, just, unbiased
(Impartial) Means not being biased, that is, not favouring one person or side more than another.
(Impartial) Without bias, prejudice, or other preconception.
(Impartial) Without taking sides, in a neutral way.
(impartial) (King Henry IV, Part II - 5.2.40)
(impartial) adj. fair; giving equal attention
An impartial person is one who is not biased or prejudiced toward one side or another.
This refers to the attitude of the third party. An impartial third party will not prefer one side or one side's position to another side's position, but will approach them both as equally valid. ...
A position which treats everyone equally or objectively. Impartiality is arguably an essential component of the moral point of view so that in judging moral actions or situations human beings should be treated equally.
The principle that the verification findings and conclusion are based on the objective evidence collected, and not based on bias or prejudice.
Being impartial means that a judge applies the law to everyone in the same way, not favoring one side or the other.
The absence of any bias toward or away from a particular person or opinion. Enlightenment philosophers often upheld the use of human reason as an impartial tool, but postmodern thinkers raise significant doubts about the possibility and value of such objectivity. ...
or "impartial" denotes absence of bias or prejudice in favor of, or against, particular parties or classes of parties, as well as maintaining an open mind in considering issues that may come before the judge. See Sections 3B(10), and 5A(3)(a) and (d).
the ability of the mediator to maintain non-preferential attitudes and behaviors towards all parties in a dispute; it is the ethical responsibility of the mediator to withdraw if they have lost the ability to remain impartial.
In considering complaints, the Ombudsperson shall act in an impartial fashion, acting neither as an advocate for the individual client or family representative nor as a defender of Baycrest, but rather seeking procedural fairness and reasonable outcomes.
"Humanitarian assistance must be provided without discriminating as to ethnic origin, gender, nationality, political opinions, race or religion. Relief of the suffering must be guided solely by needs and priority must be given to the most urgent cases of distress. ...