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GROUP 3 - SOCIAL ILLS AMONG TEENAGERS

I) INTRODUCTION
Now, our world is not a safe place to live. Social ills are common to everybody. There are many social ills. Who committ them? Mostly, teenagers are the one to be blame. However, we cannot put blame totally to teenagers. There are many factors of this social ills.

2) TYPES OF SOCIAL ILLS
a) Smoking
Smoking becomes a growing trend in the youth community. Both girls and boys are smoking because they think it is cool. The four reasons that cause many teenagers to start smoking are peer-pressure, image projection, rebellion, and adult aspirations.
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b) Alchohol

The age when young people are taking their first drink is becoming lower each year.That's why we see the consequences in terms of antisocial behavior, school failure, attention deficit, learning disabilities and road accidents among the teenagers
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c) Drug Abuse
Drugs have becoming popular amang teenagers today. Adolescents are curious and venerable, and there is peer pressure to experiment, and there us a temptation to escape from conflicts. The use of drugs by teenagers is the result of a combination of factors such as peer pressure, curiosity, and availability. Drugs addiction among adolescents in turn leads to depression and suicide.
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d)Fighting
Physical fights typically involve two or more teens who have chosen to use physical force to resolve a conflict or argument.

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e)Vandalism
Vandalism is the behaviour of spoiling of anything and some actions are defacement and graffiti.
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3) CAUSES OF SOCIAL ILLS AMONG TEENAGERS
a) lack of education
b) the absence of parent communication .
c) friends influence
d) need attention

e) media
f) technology
g) surrounding


4) EFFECTS OF SOCIAL ILLS AMONG TEENAGERS

a) stress
b) people will not respect
c) detension from school
d) spread dangerous diseases
e) fine and laws from government

5) WAYS TO CURB THE PROBLEMS

a) parents must pay attention
b) teachers should show good example and teach good moral values
c) society must give support
d) the individu must always not involve in social problems

6) CONCLUSION

Social problem is very serious . So we must not take it easy and must not involve with social ills.

REFERENCE

i) http://www.jkm.gov.my/jkm/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&catid=49:jurnal&id=219:why-social-problems-exist&Itemid=86&lang=ms
ii) http://shamsiahauntieam.blogspot.com/2007/01/causes-of-social-problems-in-malaysia.html