1 conformity with rules or standards; "the judge recognized the fairness of my claim" [syn: equity] [ant: unfairness, unfairness]
2 ability to make judgments free from discrimination or dishonesty [syn: fair-mindedness, candor, candour] [ant: unfairness]
- The property of being fair.
Fairness may refer to:
- A form of preferences]], as studied in behavioral economics
Theory of Justice, a book about fairness in justice by John
- Justice as Fairness, a phrase used in the book
- Equity (law), the legal concept of 'fairness'
- Fair division a game theoretic concept also known as cake cutting algorithms
- Fairness measure, a metric used to determine fairness in network engineering
fairness in Russian: Справедливость
fairness in French: équité
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