An evaluative model
es each new thing on its own merit
s, rather than apply
ing a previous set of response
s and prejudice
s from similar comparison
s made in the past
Also a condition frequently used by parents when allowing children to begin experimenting with adulthood and all the excitement therein.
"Yes, you may stay out past midnight."
"So my curfew is past midnight now?"
"We'll set your curfew on a case by case basis."