||300 Social sciences > 303 Social processes
||LPPKN - National Population and Family Development Board, Malaysia: Population and Family Research Division
||Socio-economic, Family, Gender relations, Malaysia
||A collaborative research project on family consciousness in Thailand, Japan, Korea, China and Malaysia was initiated by the Kitakyusu Forum on Asian Women of Japan. Survey report:Effects of socio-economic development on family and gender relations in Malaysia,1995
||This study attempts to inquire into the effects of socio economic development on families and gender relations in Malaysia societies living in urban areas, focusing on the capital city of Kuala Lumpur. These effects which the research attempts to study are found in the everyday lives of the Malaysian families such as family bonds, family satisfactions, identities, attitudes, norms, conjugal relations, parent and child relations and the family's support network. A total of 1,200 respondents consisting of males and females, aged 18 years and above living in and around Kuala Lumpur and within the Klang Valley had been selected for the survey.