Sexual misconduct of minors: responsibilities of community to overcome it

Hj Md Kamaruddin, Nafisah@Kamariah and Jamian, Intan Nasuha and Che Ros, Alya Hazirah and Abd Halim, Nurul Syafiqah (2020) Sexual misconduct of minors: responsibilities of community to overcome it. In: Application in Science and Technology. Penerbit UTHM, pp. 48-52. ISBN 978-967-2389-20-0

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Minors are part of community that plays very important roles because they are part of an asset that will lead the country in future. In 2008, it was recorded that 10.5 million over 27.7 million population in Malaysia are minors (Zakaria, 2010). Based on the studies that had been conducted in Malaysia, more than 300 individual between age of 13 and 25 were involved in sexual misconduct and about 80% of minors that had died due to this issue are under age of four (Pakianathan, 2006). As we all knew, the victims of this sexual misconduct are among minors. It is because they did not felt that the actions made towards them were not wrong, in fact, it was amusing. Besides, they were not exposed to the sexual education (Salleh, 2016).

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: Science--Research; Technology--Research; Education, Higher--Research--Malaysia; Government publications--Malaysia
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman > HQ12-449 Sexual life
Depositing User: Mr. Abdul Rahim Mat Radzuan
Date Deposited: 01 Nov 2021 01:15
Last Modified: 01 Nov 2021 01:15

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