JABBERWOCKY

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

JAUNDICE

a syndrome, characterised with a variety of liver, gallbladder and blood disorders, marked by the bile-pigment deposition in the skin, eye surfaces and excrements....

JOINT PROBABILITY

the probability for two events occurring simultaneously.

JACKSONIAN MARCH

An older name for clonic motor movements in one region or side of the body that start in one muscle group and then move...

JUST-WORLD PHENOMENON

To believe that events proceed rationally and not by chance, such an attitude may result in the belief that the victim of an accident...

JOB INVOLVEMENT

the degree to which a person identifies with their job. Job accomplishments lead to a strong sense of pride and self esteem, whereas failures...

JOB-PLACEMENT STAGE

a level of rehabilitation at which a person with a disability is expected to be ready to stand the competitiveness of the job market....

JENKINS ACTIVITY SURVEY (JAS)

a self-administered survey with multiple-choice questions, which duplicates the clinical test for a behaviour patterns. It measures characteristics of this behaviour pattern such as...

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...

JURY NULLIFICATION

It can occur when the members of the jury believe that to find the defendant guilty would be unfair or unjust or would...

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