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  • Indigenous standards needed
    Indigenous standards needed
    Time:07/18/2014 Hits:17

    To date, academic research in China has seen steady development. However, its evaluation system has failed to keep up. Five problems with the current academic evaluation…

  • Exercise Caution with Citation Indexes
    Exercise Caution with Citation Indexes
    Time:07/18/2014 Hits:21

    When it comes to academic evaluation, is it not uncommon for scholars to succumb to the delusion that academic merit is accrued solely by publishing in high-profile journals…

  • Building reasonable evaluation system for academic journals
    Building reasonable evaluation system for academ…
    Time:07/18/2014 Hits:34

    Reaching international prominence and reforming the academic evaluation system are two separate yet closely related issues for academic publications. A preeminent academic journa…

  • 'The Needham Problem': still an open question
    'The Needham Problem': still an open question
    Time:07/18/2014 Hits:60

    In a speech delivered at the Chinese Agricultural Conference in Chongqing in February, 1944, Joseph Needham remarked that although numerous technological discoveries have been ma…

  • The Needham Question:An inspiring conundrum
    The Needham Question:An inspiring conundrum
    Time:07/18/2014 Hits:272

    In 1969, Joseph Needham brought up a classical question about scientific revolution: Why was modern science born in the West rather than in China?

  • Social construction to go through three stages
    Social construction to go through three stages
    Time:09/02/2013 Hits:276

    China has entered a new stage of social construction.(Photographed by Tian Jun) Observed from the practice of China’s international and domestic long-term development…