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The Frontiers of Society, Science and Technology, 2021, 3(5); doi: 10.25236/FSST.2021.030515.

Moral Capital and Moral Construction in Contemporary China


Lihong Jiang1,2

Corresponding Author:
Lihong Jiang

1School of Public Administration, Nanjing Normal University, Nanjing 210023, China

2School of Marxism, Hunan City University, Yiyang 413000, China


To promote more emphasis on real life in ethics, develop economic ethics especially moral capital theory and further promote the moral construction of socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, the high-level forum on frontier issues in ethics, which was jointly organized by the Institute of Ethics of Nanjing Normal University and the School of Marxism of Sanjiang University, was successfully held at Nanjing Normal University on July 11, 2021. The forum collected more than 50 high-quality academic papers and attracted more than 80 scholars from Tsinghua University, Renmin University of China, Nanjing Normal University and other universities. Focusing on the ethical frontier theme of “moral capital and moral construction in contemporary China”, the participating scholars conducted comprehensive and in-depth exchanges and discussions on moral capital and social development, moral capital and corporate ethics, the centennial development of applied ethics and some basic theoretical issues of ethics.


Moral Capital; Moral Construction; social development

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Lihong Jiang. Moral Capital and Moral Construction in Contemporary China. The Frontiers of Society, Science and Technology (2021) Vol. 3, Issue 5: 88-91. https://doi.org/10.25236/FSST.2021.030515.


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