Thorndike Press

Xi Jinping on Education

  • Zhou Guangli
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  • ISBN-10: 9814915157
  • ISBN-13: 9789814915151
  • Published/Released March 2021
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2021

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Education has always occupied a central place in the cultural, political, and social life of the Chinese
people from time immemorial. Since the 18th CPC National Congress in 2012, the Chinese government
has been committed to reforming and modernizing China’s education system under the guidance of
Xi Jinping’s expositions on education, seeking to build it into one of the best in the world. Xi Jinping on
Education elaborates on the origins, key concepts, and significance of Xi Jinping Thought on education,
with a focus on how it links education with the Chinese Dream of national rejuvenation, traditional
Chinese culture, and the core socialist values. It analyzes the current status of and prominent issues
facing China’s education across the spectrum of basic, higher, and vocational education, and outlines
the path that the Thought has mapped out for improving educational quality and equity.

Features and Benefits

  • Contains important quotes from President Xi Jinping showing the origins and development of his educational philosophy
  • Outlines China’s education policies and regulations promulgated since the 18th CPC National Congress
  • Presents the achievements and challenges of China’s education development in the new era

Table of Contents

Introduction The Essence of Xi Jinping Thought on Education
Chapter 1 The Origins and Development of Xi Jinping Thought
on Education
Chapter 2 The Mission and Goal of Education in the New Era
Chapter 3 The Path and Success Factors for Developing
Education in the New Era
Chapter 4 A New Philosophy for the Development of Basic
Chapter 5 The Reform and Development of Higher Education
Chapter 6 The Reform of Vocational Education
Chapter 7 The Significances and Contributions of Xi Jinping
Thought on Education