JOB ROTATION

an employment practice in which workers are required to perform different duties on a regularly scheduled basis.

JOB ENRICHMENT

employees' interest enhancement in work tasks by improving the "quality of life" on the job, see quality of work life.

JACKKNIFE

a procedure of taking repeated subsamples from a data source. This procedure empowers the estimating of standard errors and confidence intervals.

JUVENILE PERIOD

In non human mammals this constitutes the time between the cessation of weaning and the onset of sexual activity. And the period when an...

JET LAG

a maladjustment of circadian rhythms, which requires several days for adjusting rest, work, eating, body temperature and adrenocortical secretion cycles to local time.

JUSTICE

The legal process and the imposition of proportionate punishment. See common sense, procedural justice. It is the impartial and fair settlement of conflict.

JUSTIFICATION

In epistemology, it is a concept of intellectual responsibility regarding the norms of belief about ideas, actions, emotions, claims, theories and so forth. In...

JOB TENURE

the length of time an employee spends in a position

JIRYAN

a syndrome related to culture, found mainly in India with symptoms similar to those of shen-k'eui.

JUNK SCIENCE

It is a cause of concern because judges, attorneys and juries often lack the scientific training to identify unsound research, the research is invalid...

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