David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Russian Studies in Philosophy 5 (4):3-13 (1967)
The question of the role of science in the development of our society, and the role of the social sciences in particular, loomed large in the decisions of the 23rd Congress of the CPSU. This was a consequence of the tasks posed by the present stage of the building of communism. The proceedings and decisions of the Congress emphasized the rapid advance of science, its increasing influence upon all aspects of the material and intellectual life of society, and the need to assure high rates of scientific and technological progress on the basis of the growth of all branches of knowledge and the extensive introduction of the achievements of science into industry. In the Report of the Central Committee of the CPSU to the Congress, considerable attention was given to the social sciences, upon which the party is now placing even greater responsibility. "The elaboration of important problems in economics and politics, philosophy and sociology, history and law, and in other social sciences, in close association with the practical work of the building of communism," said L. I. Brezhnev, "is a most important task for Soviet scholars." Further, he emphasized: "The development of the social sciences and the introduction of their recommendations in practice play no less important a role than the employment of the achievements of the natural sciences in the sphere of material production and the development of the intellectual life of the people" . These statements call for thorough consideration
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Iu A. Krasin (1987). The Twenty-Seventh Congress of the CPSU on the Dialectics of the World Revolutionary Process. Russian Studies in Philosophy 25 (4):38-64.
Helmut Dahm (1976). The Ideological Background of the 25th Congress of the CPSU in View of Foreign Policy. Studies in East European Thought 16 (1-2):103-111.
Tomasz Gizbert-Studnicki & Mateusz Klinowski (eds.) (2010). Law, Liberty, Morality and Rights: 23rd World Congress of Legal and Social Philosophy, 2007, Cracow. Oficyna Wolters Kluwer Polska.
Peter Caws (2000). Temporary Necessities and Permanent Possibilities. The Proceedings of the Twentieth World Congress of Philosophy 2000:57-65.
Janet Wolff (1975). Hermeneutic Philosophy and the Sociology of Art: An Approach to Some of the Epistemological Problems of the Sociology of Knowledge and the Sociology of Art and Literature. Routledge & Kegan Paul.
David Thomas (1978). Sociology and Common Sense. Inquiry 21 (1-4):1 – 32.
Paul Hoyningen-Huene (1992). The Interrelations Between the Philosophy, History and Sociology of Science in Thomas Kuhn's Theory of Scientific Development. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 43 (4):487-501.
Joe Mintoff (1999). Are Decisions Motive-Perpetuating? Analysis 59 (4):266–275.
Imer B. Flores & Gülriz Uygur (eds.) (2010). Alternative Methods in the Education of Philosophy of Law and the Importance of Legal Philosophy in the Legal Education: Proceedings of the 23rd World Congress of the International Association for Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy "Law and Legal Cultures in the 21st Century: Diversity and Unity" in Kraków, 2007. [REVIEW] Franz Steiner.
Paul Hoyningen-Huene (1991). Der Zusammenhang Von Wissenschaftsphilosophie, Wissenschaftsgeschichte Und Wissenschaftssoziologie in der Theorie Thomas Kuhns. Journal for General Philosophy of Science 22 (1):43-59.
T. U. Usubaliev (1978). The Leading Role of the Cpsu in the Development of the Soviet People on the Path to Communism. Russian Studies in Philosophy 16 (4):23-63.
Geoffrey M. Hodgson (2008). Review Essay: Prospects for Economic Sociology. Philosophy of the Social Sciences 38 (1):133-149.
Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.
Added to index2012-08-27
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?