JONESTOWN MASS SUICIDE

A small group of members attacked and killed members of a congressional fact finding delegation from the United States, Jones ordered his followers to...

JIMSONWEED

a very poisonous weed, grown annually, which contains different anticholinergic agents such as alkaloids, scopolamine and atropine. It can be taken in small doses...

JUVENILE TRANSFER HEARING

When a court decides whether a minor should be transferred to an adult court for adjudication

JARGON

1. special words or language forms used in a particular profession of given activity.

JOB DIAGNOSTIC SURVEY (JDS)

It is the measure of the motivational components of a job, as identified by the job characteristics MODI I. of U.S. Psychologist J. Richard...

JURISPRUDENTIAL TEACHING MODEL

It uses the law and the system of laws as a paradigm for information processing and evaluating social issues and a teaching model that...

JACKSON'S LAW

the principle stating that when mental deterioration results from brain disease, the higher and recently developed functions are lost first.

JOB DESCRIPTION

an official job representation created by a company's personnel department to individuals applying or holding a specific job. Although formats vary, it comprises of...

JIGSAW METHOD

a technique, initially created to alleviate prejudice and hostility among students in descgregrated schools; it fosters cooperation and team-work.

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...

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