Reflections of Social Issues &
Malaysian Adolescents

A book to assist parents in understanding their children and
to guide adolescents to know themselves better.

Price: RM 20.00

Shipping fee (via Pos Ekspress to Peninsular Malaysia):
RM 5.40 (for one book)
 RM 7.90 (for two books)

Please contact Dr. Gan Su Wan at for purchase inquiries.

Table of Contents

The book consists of 12 chapters (click here to download the table of contents and list of contributors):

  • Understanding and Building Parent-Adolescent Relationships
  • Cultivating Children's Creativity
  • The Role of Parents in Preventing Drug Abuse
  • Youth Employment, Liquid Times and Job Security
  • Causes and Consequences of Early Marriage on Adolescent Girls
  • Voices and Aspirations of Malaysian Indian Youths
  • The Negative Effects of Weight Bias and Stigmatisation on Malaysian Adolescents
  • Preventing Truancy and Delinquent Behaviours among Secondary School Students
  • The Dimensions of Statutory Rape among Malay Teenage Victims 
  • The Causes and Effects of Internet Memes on Adolescents' Language Proficiency
  • Playing Online Games: Have You Underestimated its Power?
  • Malaysian Chinese Adolescents as Internet Celebrities