Misperception and Attitude of Society against Pornography.

Lukman@Zawawi, Mohamad and Azlini, Chik and Normala, Riza (2018) Misperception and Attitude of Society against Pornography. International Journal of Research and Innovation in Social Science, 2 (12). pp. 115-118. ISSN 2454-6186

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Pornography and other sexually explicit materials are controversial issues and emotional topics to be conducted asa research study in Malaysian society. This research study aims to identify the misperception about pornography and attitude of society(age of 17 to 45 years old) against pornography. The data was collected through questionnaire. However, a persistent problem in conducting the survey was to obtain legitimate answers for sensitive questions. The data was analysed using descriptive statistics. Descriptive statistics was reported as frequency and percentage to determine the perception of Malaysian society and their attitude against pornography. 505 people took part in this research but the number of respondents who answered the questionnaire correctly is approximately 325 people and consists of both men and women. The results show that there is still misperception among the society against pornography. They feel that watching pornography is a good thing. Based on the results, everyone should play their role in spreading the negative effects of watching pornography. In addition, parents should monitor their children whenever they access the internet using any device.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Pornography, Misperception, Attitude, Society
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Divisions: Faculty of Applied Social Sciences
Depositing User: Rafidah M.Saaid
Date Deposited: 02 Mar 2022 07:30
Last Modified: 02 Mar 2022 07:30
URI: http://eprints.unisza.edu.my/id/eprint/5924

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