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Literature Review on Internet Benefits, Risks and Issues: A Case Study for Cyber Parenting in Malaysia

IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Recent Trends in Science, Technology, Management and Social Development
© 2019 by IJCA Journal
ICRTSTMSD 2018 - Number 1
Year of Publication: 2019
Razifah Binti Othman
Kamal Fahrulrazy Rahim
Rabiatul Adawiyah Binti Kamarulzaman
Dia Widyawati Amat
Khadijah Yahya

Razifah Binti Othman, Kamal Fahrulrazy Rahim, Rabiatul Adawiyah Binti Kamarulzaman, Dia Widyawati Amat and Khadijah Yahya. Article: Literature Review on Internet Benefits, Risks and Issues: A Case Study for Cyber Parenting in Malaysia. IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Recent Trends in Science, Technology, Management and Social Development ICRTSTMSD 2018(1):5-8, August 2019. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Razifah Binti Othman and Kamal Fahrulrazy Rahim and Rabiatul Adawiyah Binti Kamarulzaman and Dia Widyawati Amat and Khadijah Yahya},
	title = {Article: Literature Review on Internet Benefits, Risks and Issues: A Case Study for Cyber Parenting in Malaysia},
	journal = {IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Recent Trends in Science, Technology, Management and Social Development},
	year = {2019},
	volume = {ICRTSTMSD 2018},
	number = {1},
	pages = {5-8},
	month = {August},
	note = {Full text available}


Internet has become an amazing potential for learning, entertainment and socializing gizmo. It has encouraged teenagers and children to participate and express themselves for extraordinary source of information and self-improvement. Understanding the responsibility that comes with technology is a key to safety. The study is useful because it enabled contrast between the views of children and the parents with regard to online risks and threats. Therefore, a literature review has been simplified and produced a proposed scope of this field which covers the benefits, risks and issues of on internet which combine, replicate and modify 2 surveys done by Sau et. al, (2014) and Wong and Lee (2017) who examined the issues of parental self-efficacy in controlling and monitoring technology. Estimated to be organized in December 2018 this research will also consist of a survey and a total of 12 tape-recorded semi-structured interviews with children and parents to discover how often children encounter disturbing or harmful content on the web and what kind of prevention and solutions made by parents.


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