Dirasat: Human and Social Sciences

From 2000 to 2019

ISSN 1026-3721

The Reasons for the Abuse of Drugs by Young People in Jordan from the Point of View of the Families of Abusers and the Relationship with Some Variables

Abstract | الملخص

The study aimed at identifying the reasons that lead young people to drug abuse from the point of view of their families, and related to the variables (scientific qualification, economic level). The study sample consisted of families of drug users in Balqa Governorate (2016) of (100) families. To achieve the objective of the study, a questionnaire consisting of (24) items was applied. The results of the study showed that the estimates of the families of young people due to their children's abuse of drugs were medium. The results showed that there are apparent differences between the arithmetic averages of the sample of the sample for the reasons that lead the youth to drug abuse according to the variable of the parents' educational qualification and the economic level. And the absence of statistically significant differences at (0.05≥α) of the sample of the study sample for the reasons that lead the youth to drug abuse according to the variable of the scientific qualification of the parents and the economic level. In light of the results of the study, several recommendations have been made. The most important of these recommendations are the adoption of remedial and preventive plans by the Supreme Council for Families, calling on families to fulfill their duties in preparing children and caring for them in accordance with the correct Islamic education, and emphasizing the importance of cooperation between families and educational institutions in raising children and educating them in peaceful education

Authors | المؤلفون

Mohammad Saleem Al Zboon, Khaled Mahmmoud Al Zubi

Keywords | الكلمات الدالة

: Youth, Drug abuse, Drugs

References | المراجع