Philippine Youth's Perceptions, Knowledge and Comprehension of Corruption in the Country

Aquino, Raul A. (2021) Philippine Youth's Perceptions, Knowledge and Comprehension of Corruption in the Country. In: I3CAC 2021, 7-8 June 2021, Bharath University, Chennai, India.

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The moral education system can enable the younger generation to become responsible moral citizens in the future. An informed citizen who understands the moral importance in life will greatly help strengthen the democratic values of their country and reduce unethical behavior and corruption. Hence, this study determines the present perceptions, knowledge, and understanding of the Filipino youth on corruption in the country. This study utilized qualitative research approach to gather the primary data through questionnaire survey among the Filipino youth from sector of academic and police. The survey was participated by the Campus Integrity Crusades, Pamantasan ng Valenzuela, Office of the Ombudsman, Lyceum of the Philippines University, Manila, City of Malabon University, University of Caloocan, and Philippine National Police. The obtained qualitative data were analyzed through the content and textual analysis. The results obtained indicate that the respondents emphasized that corruption violates good behavior and has negative effects on society and country. The pervasiveness and extensiveness of corruption problem has led most people to believe that this is a norm in the country, with no response or resistance. The survey results also highlight that the current corruption situation in the Philippines is worrying..

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: philippine youth; corruption; perceptions; knowledge; comprehension; philippine
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Depositing User: EAI Editor IV
Date Deposited: 21 Jun 2021 08:12
Last Modified: 21 Jun 2021 08:12

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