Threats of contemporary society


  • Lenka Pasternáková Prešovská univerzita v Prešove FHPV Katedra pedagogiky Ul. 17. novembra 1, 081 16 Prešov


Today's world brings great freedom and with it countless possibilities, which increases the dissatisfaction of mankind, depression, race for who is better and who is worse, etc. All this is leading to an increase in socio-pathological phenomena such as: drug addiction, alcohol, crime, truancy, bullying, family violence, poverty and social inclusion, wars, ethnic tensions, sectarian dependence, eating disorders, gambling or communication addictions, pathological subcultures of youth, abuse, neglect and abuse of children, trafficking in human beings and many others. In this context, our paper deals with the risks affecting contemporary society.