2021-04-02

The Unveiling Ceremony of the Patriotic Education Base of the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and the “Lantai Lecture Hall” of the Chinese Academy of History

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China News Service, Beijing, April 2 (Ma Shuaisha) The opening ceremony of the Patriotic Education Base of the University of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and the first lecture of the “Lantai Lecture Hall” of the Chinese Academy of History were held on the 2nd at the Chinese Academy of History.

Associate Dean of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Member of the Party Leadership Group, Gao Xiang, Dean and Party Secretary of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, and Zhang Zhengwen, President of the University of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences The teaching practice base of the History College of the Academy of Sciences was unveiled. Vice President Li Guoqiang and President Zhang Zhengwen of the Chinese Academy of History delivered speeches successively.

The Unveiling Ceremony of the Patriotic Education Base of the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and the “Lantai Lecture Hall” of the Chinese Academy of History

Vice President, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Member of the Party Group, Gao Xiang, President and Secretary of the Party Committee of the Chinese Academy of History, and Zhang Zhengwen, President of the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, unveiled the “Patriotic Education Base of the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences” and “The Teaching Practice Base of the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences”. Photo courtesy of the Chinese Academy of History

Li Guoqiang said that it is not only the responsibility of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences University to cultivate talents and make scholars as the foundation of the country, but also the responsibility of the Chinese Academy of History. He hopes that the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences will make full use of this patriotic education base and guide students to understand the long history of the Chinese nation and the profoundness of Chinese excellent culture. He hopes that the School of History of the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences will make full use of this teaching practice base and extend the classroom. In the front line of scientific research, the teaching will be extended to the forefront of academics. I hope that students will make full use of the academic hall of the Chinese Academy of History and actively participate in various academic activities organized by the Chinese Academy of History.

Zhang Zhengwen stated at the unveiling ceremony that the Chinese Academy of History is the birthplace of the School of History of the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. Scholars of the Chinese Academy of History have become graduate tutors, distinguished professors and positions of the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. professor. He also revealed that with the approval of the Ministry of Education, the doctoral program of Archaeology and Museology of the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences will officially enroll students next year.

After the unveiling ceremony, the first lecture of the “Lantai Lecture Hall” of the Chinese Academy of History opened. Wang Wei, director of the History Department of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, a member of the Faculty of Science, and a researcher at the Institute of Archaeology of the Chinese Academy of History, gave a keynote speech on “The Origin of Chinese Civilization in the Eyes of Archaeologists”.

Wang Wei said that in the face of foreign countries taking the late Shang Dynasty as the beginning of the history of Chinese civilization and questioning the phenomenon of the five thousand years of Chinese civilization, there is only one way out, which is to rely on archaeological discoveries to find evidence.

The Unveiling Ceremony of the Patriotic Education Base of the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and the “Lantai Lecture Hall” of the Chinese Academy of History(1)

“Lantai Lecture Hall” first Said, Wang Wei gave a keynote speech on “The Origin of Chinese Civilization in the Eyes of Archaeologists”. Photo courtesy of the Chinese Academy of History

“The antiquity school in the 1920s and 1930s proposed to re-verify ancient history records, which gave birth to Chinese archaeology.” Wang Wei said.

Wang Wei mentioned that the discovery of the Sanxingdui site is a very favorable proof of the “starry sky” theory. It shows that while civilization was formed in the Central Plains, there were regional civilizations in the surrounding areas. During the Shang Dynasty, the civilizations of various regions were still developing and each had its own characteristics. Sanxingdui had its own strong characteristics in terms of beliefs.

“Lantai Lecture Hall” is a history lecture held by the Chinese Academy of History for the public. In the future, well-known experts in archeology, Chinese history, world history and other disciplines will be invited to give lectures. (End)