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...

JUNCTURE

a set of phonological features that signals the boundary between two words or word element,s so that, an ice cream win can be distinguished...

JUVENILE TRANSFER HEARING

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

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