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Objective (mutual funds)

The fund's investment strategy category as stated in the prospectus. There are more than 20 standardized categories. E.g. Aggressive growth, balanced.
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I believe it is essential that genuine objectivity should remain the American journalistic standard, but we may be living through what could be considered objectivity's last stand.
Daston and Galison provide not only a history of the concept of scientific objectivity but also new conceptual devices for understanding it.
The first chapter discusses the various histories of objectivity and emphasis, albeit too briefly, Bacon's seminal position in any serious attempt to write one.
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Increasingly, more of our customers are building mission critical enterprise solutions and bringing the power of Objectivity to the IT market - a market that Objectivity does not target directly.
It's Wells' critique of phony balance--two sides to every story--that has informed the better critiques of objectivity today.
Ever since science's embrace of objectivity, according to Galison and other historians, the conceptual ground beneath the idea has shifted enough to give pause to anyone who views it as a fixed vantage point from which successive scientific generations gaze upon reality.
A true conflict of interest will prevent you from maintaining the required unbiased objectivity.
This brings up the issue of objectivity in historical scholarship.
This view dismisses the very idea of objectivity and argues not just that we can never know what objective reality is but that no such thing exists.
Continued new customer adoption of Objectivity/DB, Objectivity's flagship product, and the addition of several new customers for InfiniteGraph, its new scalable, distributed, NoSQL graph database product, led to another record revenue quarter for Objectivity.
With continued momentum in commercial markets for the adoption of Objectivity's data repository platform (Objectivity/DB), as well as accelerated adoption of the technology in the government, aerospace and military intelligence markets, Objectivity realized a 51 percent increase in revenue and a 45 percent increase in bookings compared with the six months ended December 31, 2007.