DEC & EBG_Hi guys, now Development Education and Culture with Embargo Pioneer Study Club will present the paper about their discusion. The title is "Latah" written by members of EBG. Please read our present and comment your arguments.
Prof. Dr. Mohd. Razali Salleh, a psychiatrist from University of Science, Malaysia (USM), stated that it is not a mental disorder because it doesn’t give bad effects on the patient and people in his or her environment compared to other disorder.
Razali thaen concluded that it is not an illness because it doesn’t fulfit these criteria:
Just don’t get it hard! : gitu aja kok repot!
Let the good time roll! : mari bersenang-senang
Suit yourself! : terserah!
Wonderful= Marvellous : Ajaib/hebat
Graceful= Charming : Anggun
Virtue= Goodness : kebaikan
Blunt >< Sharp : Tumpul >< Tajam
Free >< Oppessed : Bebas >< Tertindas
Rough >< Smooth : Kasar >< Licin
*Doc. of EBG in 2009
Leppangeng, Desa Patangkai, Kec. Lappariaja, Kab. Bone