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Bulletin of Chinese Academy of Sciences (Chinese Version)

Authors

Chunli BAI

Keywords

original innovation ability, science, philosophy, scientists, philosophers, alliance

Document Type

Philosophy Promotes Scientific and Technological Innovation

Abstract

In the new era, China's scientific and technological development is undergoing historic changes, with its fundamental feature as to put "the promotion of original innovation capabilities in a more prominent position". The study proposes that in this context, we should attach great importance to the connection between science and philosophy, as well as the alliance of scientists and philosophers. It also discusses the positive effects of philosophy on science from the origin of science, development momentum, and the shaping of scientists' creative thinking. The study also puts forward three policy recommendations on how to establish an alliance between scientists and philosophers.

First page

3

Last Page

9

Language

Chinese

Publisher

Bulletin of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Original Submission Date

2021-01-10

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