TITLE

The Dilemma of Abandoned Babies Needs a Unified Approach

AUTHOR(S)
Nalla, Zarina
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Islam & Civilisational Renewal;2011, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p200
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the issue concerning the increasing number of abandoned babies in Malaysia. It is noted that a total of 517 babies were abandoned since 2005, and that majority of these babies belonged to Muslim Malays. Moreover, the author cites a multi-faceted solution to address the social problem which involves the use of tools that encourage abstinence, education on safe sex, and provision of options to young mothers with unwanted babies.
ACCESSION #
67090516

 

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