JABBERWOCKY

It is from a nonsense poem in Through the Looking Glass (by British writer Lewis Carroll 1832

JENSENISM

Largely unsuccessful environmental interventions to raise IQ and the theory that is controversial that racial differences in IQ are at least partly heritable. Arthur...

JOB ENRICHMENT

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

JOCASTA COMPLEX

It is when a mother has an abnormally close or incestuous attachment to her son. It is named after Jocasta the mother and wife...

JUMPING STAND

a type of apparatus used to research discriminations. Rats try to obtain food so they have to jump through doors on a platform from...

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...

JACKKNIFE

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

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.

JOB EVALUATION

Methods of job analysis for determining the pay structure in an organization. These evaluation methods comprise of ranking jobs on the basis of a...

JOHARI WINDOW

a model defining the extent of open communication between people. It is an imaginary window with four panes that each represents a dimension of...

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