Social Science Promotion Week | Please save this little knowledge about social science popularization!

Social Science Promotion Week | Please save this little knowledge about social science popularization!

Promotion of social sciences


I. An Important Exhibition by Secretary-General Xi Jinping on Prosperity and Development of Philosophy and Social Sciences

"The level of development of a country depends not only on level of development of natural science, but also on level of development of philosophy and social sciences."

"Philosophy and social sciences are an important tool for understanding and transforming world by people, as well as an important force for historical development and social progress. They enhance all-round national strength and international competitiveness of country."

“Modern China is undergoing most extensive and profound social change in our country's history, as well as most grandiose and unique practical innovations in human history. This unprecedented great practice is sure to create theoretical, academic prosperity gives a strong momentum and wide space. This is an era that needs theory and can certainly give rise to a theory, this is an era that needs ideas and can certainly give rise to ideas.”

“Strengthen systematic summarizing of practical experience of reform, opening up and socialist modernization, strengthen development of socialist market economy, democratic politics, advanced culture, harmonious society, ecological civilization and party leadership. construction and other areas. Analysis and research, strengthening research and interpretation of new ideas, new thoughts and new strategies of Central Committee of Party in governing country, extracting new theories with academic rationality, and regularly summarizing new practices.

"A country and a nation cannot live without a soul. Cultural, literary and artistic work, philosophical and social work belong to Bacon's soul casting work and occupy a very important place in overall work of party and country. It plays a very important role in development of socialism with Chinese characteristics."

Second, what are social sciences

Social science is science that studies social phenomena. Its task is to study and explain various social phenomena and patterns of their development. Subjects covered by social sciences: political science, economics, management, law, sociology, psychology, education, ethics, literature, aesthetics, art, logic, linguistics, history, military science, anthropology, archaeology, folklore, journalism and communication studies.

In development of modern science, new scientific and technological revolution has provided new methods and means for study of social sciences, and social sciences and natural sciences are interpenetrating and interconnected.

Third, importance of prosperity and development of philosophy and social sciences

General Secretary Xi Jinping noted that every significant leap forward in human society and every major development of human civilization is inseparable from transformation of knowledge and ideological leadership in philosophy and social sciences. Before prospect and trend of economic globalization, dream and prospect of great rejuvenation of Chinese nation, and progress of human civilization and vision of building a community with a common future for mankind, it is even more important to accelerate construction of philosophy and social sciences with Chinese characteristics, historical significance and value of time. It can be said that without prosperity and development of philosophy and social sciences with Chinese characteristics, great work of reviving Chinese nation is incomplete; without philosophy and social sciences with Chinese characteristics that can match or lead world, it is difficult to confirm global historical significance of China's rise.

On May 17, 2016, General Secretary Xi Jinping chaired Symposium on Philosophy and Social Sciences in Beijing and delivered an important speech. He emphasized that a country without a developed natural science cannot be at forefront of world, and a country without a flourishing philosophy and social sciences cannot be at forefront of world either. In maintenance and development of socialism with Chinese characteristics, philosophy and social sciences play an irreplaceable and important role, and workers in philosophy and social sciences play an irreplaceable and important role. In order to maintain and develop socialism with Chinese characteristics, we must attach great importance to philosophy and social sciences, accelerate construction of philosophy and social sciences with Chinese characteristics, combined with great practice of socialism with Chinese characteristics.

Fourthly, what is social science popularization

Promotion of social sciences refers to activity of disseminating knowledge and theoretical achievements in social sciences and developing scientific and humanistic spirit in ways and means that public readily understands, accepts and participates in.

Promotion of social sciences is an important official function assigned by party committee and government to Federation of Social Sciences, as well as social activities of Federation of Social Sciences aimed at public welfare.

V. Significance of social science popularization work

The process of popularizing social science is a process of constantly improving social scientific and cultural literacy of citizens, ideological and moral qualities, which performs a public and charitable mission to form public opinion and public thought, and improve humanistic quality of population. It is associated with social progress and national revival. In context of rapid developmentof economy and society in country, popularization of social science is of great importance for promoting socialist core values, ensuring security of ideological field, and promoting coordinated development of economy and society.

6. The main content of popularization of social sciences

(1) Marxism-Leninism, ideas of Mao Zedong, theory of socialism with Chinese characteristics;

(2) core socialist values;

(3) Basic knowledge of Constitution and laws;

(4) Basic social science theory and applied knowledge;

(5) Excellent traditional culture of Chinese nation;

(6) Ethnic and local characteristic cultures of Guangxi;

(7) Healthy and civilized life philosophy and lifestyle;

Other social sciences.

Seven Basic Forms of Social Science Popularization

(1) Conduct public forums, lectures, consultations, trainings, knowledge contests, exhibitions, symposiums, performances, etc.;

(2) Create a base for popularization of social sciences using public spaces such as concert venues and permanent exhibition halls, as well as historical and cultural resources;

(3) Write, produce and publish social science promotion books, audiovisual products, electronic publications and online publications, and create and publish advertisements for social science promotion public services;

(4) use newspapers, radio, films, television, Internet and other media to popularize knowledge in social sciences;

Other forms of popularization of social sciences.

VIII. Job Requirements for Social Science Popularization

The work of popularizing social sciences must adhere to right direction and scientific attitude, counteract and resist pseudo-science, feudal superstitions and heretical theories. No organization or individual may engage in following activities in name of popularizing social sciences:

(1) Spreading rumors;

(2) Organizing, inciting, coercing, deceiving and inciting others to participate in cults, sects and feudal obsessions Letter activity;

(3) Publication and dissemination of information that endangers national security, violates public order, and other information prohibited by laws and regulations, such as obscenity, pornography, gambling, violence, murder, terror, and incitement to crimes;

(4) Other actions that endanger nationalnational security, honor and interests, undermine national unity and prejudice public interest or legitimate rights and interests of others.

Source: Altai Youth League Committee, Hengzhou Rule of Law

Review: Huang Zhijun

Editor: Wu Yutin