History of Modernization

  • Chuanqi He
Chapter

Abstract

“A fact is more power than many words” (Chinese proverb). There are about 300 years of history of world modernization and over 50 years of history of modernization study. Here, we focus on its general and brief historic facts of modernization process, study, and thoughts (Fig. 3.1). Generally, modernization is the new phase of human civilization process, and the interaction between them took place naturally (Fig. 3.2).

Keywords

Modernization Theory Human Civilization Chinese Scholar Modernization Research Modernization Process 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chuanqi He
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  1. 1.China Center for Modernization ResearchChinese Academy of SciencesBeijingP.R. China

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