Parenting role model: The professional virtues of Malaysian exemplary mother (Ibu Mitha¯li¯)

Jamiah Manap, Arena Che Kasim, Mohammad Rezal Hamzah, Fazilah Idris

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Abstract

Ibu Mitha¯li¯ is a national award bestowed to the best mothers in Malaysia. Research is conducted using Grounded Theory in qualitative research paradigm to explore their professional virtues as the role model to their children. Rich data are collected using semi-structured interviews, document analysis and observations. The research has discovered six main professional virtues of Ibu Mitha¯li¯: hardworking; bravery; patience; healthy life style; cleanliness and punctuality. The virtues are pertinent to efficient family management, individual success, career development and community well-being. Thus, more researches should be conducted on successful people in the community as the positive role model and clear guidance of successful and meaningful life.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)173-187
Number of pages15
JournalPertanika Journal of Social Science and Humanities
Volume21
Issue numberDecember
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2013

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Keywords

  • Educational psychology
  • Motherhood
  • Parenting role model
  • Positive parenting
  • Professional virtues

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  • Arts and Humanities(all)
  • Business, Management and Accounting(all)
  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)
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Parenting role model : The professional virtues of Malaysian exemplary mother (Ibu Mitha¯li¯). / Manap, Jamiah; Che Kasim, Arena; Hamzah, Mohammad Rezal; Idris, Fazilah.

In: Pertanika Journal of Social Science and Humanities, Vol. 21, No. December, 01.12.2013, p. 173-187.

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