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  • Indigenous standards needed
    Indigenous standards needed
    Time:09/02/2013 Hits:91

    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 sy…

  • Exercise Caution with Citation Indexes
    Exercise Caution with Citation Indexes
    Time:09/02/2013 Hits:58

    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. W…

  • Reforming Chinese academic evaluation:Three focal points for academic journals and six steps to enhance academic evaluation
    Reforming Chinese academic evaluation:Three foca…
    Time:09/02/2013 Hits:127

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

  • “The Needham Problem”: still an open question
    “The Needham Problem”: still an open question
    Time:09/02/2013 Hits:230

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

  • The Needham Question:An inspiring conundrum
    The Needham Question:An inspiring conundrum
    Time:09/02/2013 Hits:275

    Nanjing Jinling Arsenal built by Li Hongzhang during the Self-Strengthening Movement in the late Qing Dynasty to learn western science and technologies In 1969, Joseph Need…

  • CPC term and a year of leadership transition.
    CPC term and a year of leadership transition.
    Time:06/20/2013 Hits:74

    Members to CPPCC represent all sectors nationwide and are responsible for submitting proposals to assist government decision-making. According to the official categories of the 1…