Notice concerning Formulating and Submitting Thematic Focus Publication Topics on Deeply Studying, Propagating and Implementing the Spirit of the 18th Party Congress
(XCZ No. 47)
All provincial, autonomous region and municipal press and publications bureaus, the Xinjiang Production-Construction Corps Press and Publications Bureau, the Liberation Army General Political Department Propaganda Department Press and Publications Bureau, all Centre and State organs’ ministries and commissions, all democratic parties, all people’s organizations’ publishing work units’ controlling departments, the China Publishing Group Co., the China Education Publishing Media Group Co. Ltd., the China Science and Technology Publishing Media Group Co. Ltd.:
Doing thematic publishing work on studying, propagating and implementing the spirit of the 18th Party Congress well is the main political task of the publishing front this year. All provincial-level press and publications bureaus and controlling departments must, with a high sense of responsibility and sense of mission, meticulously deploy matters and organize their local and subordinate publishing work units to roll out a batch of focus publications on the topic of deeply studying, propagating and implementing the spirit of the 18th Party Congress, and create a dense atmosphere of studying and implementing the spirit of the 18th Party Congress in the entire society. Hereby, the relevant matters are notified as follows:
I, The work of thematic publishing on deeply studying, propagating and implementing the spirit of the 18th Party Congress, requires closely centring on the main themes and threads of the 18th Party Congress, and giving prominence to focus topics in the following seven areas: first, topics concerning the path of Socialism with Chinese characteristics, the theoretical structure of Socialism with Chinese characteristics and the system of Socialism with Chinese characteristics. Second, topics concerning the general basis, general composition and general tasks of Socialism with Chinese characteristics, and the basic requirements for seizing new victories in Socialism with Chinese characteristics. Third, topics concerning the historical position, guiding significance and scientific meaning of the scientific development view and its practical requirements. Fourth, topics concerning completely the objects and requirements for constructing a moderately prosperous society, and completely deepening reform and opening up, and realizing the “Chinese Dream” of rejuvenation of the nation. Fifth, topics concerning the generally schemes and main tasks for moving the undertaking of Socialism with Chinese characteristics forward. Sixth, topics concerning completely raising the scientization levels of Party construction. Seven, topics concerning moving the construction of the Socialist Core Value System forward, strengthening education on ideals and convictions, as well as carrying forward the Party spirit and the spirit of the times, deeply propagating the “three proposition”, strengthening education on social morals, professional morals, household morals and individual virtue, and carrying forward the Lei Feng spirit.
II, Focus topic selection on deeply studying, propagating and implementing the spirit of the 18th Party Congress, requires persistence in the correct publishing orientation, focus on the integration of content and form, and the integration of ideology, scholarship, artistry, and readability, it requires having both theoretical research work and popular readings; it requires having both reading materials suited for adults and youth reading materials adapted to minors; it requires having both ethnic language reading materials adapted to ethnic minority readers and reading materials adapted to overseas readers, and requires efforts in strengthening the focus and effectiveness of works. Submitted topic selection quantities are not limited and topic selection categories are not limited, they may be books, and may be audiovisual products or electronic publications.
III, All provincial-level press and publications bureaus and controlling departments must earnestly summarize good methods and good experiences from launching thematic publishing in recent years, realistically raise topic selection guidance, proofreading and gatekeeping capacities, and earnestly do examination, verification and submission work of topical publication theme selection of their local and subordinate work units this year well, and conduct earnest examination and verification and meticulous selection of topic selections submitted by all publishing work unit, in order to guarantee quality.
IV, Thematic publishing focus theme selection reporting work will start by the end of February 2013. All provincial-level press and publications bureaus and controlling departments are to report all publishing work unit’s reporting materials in paper form and electronic form to the General Administration of Press and Publications Publishing Management Department before 20 March 2013, after examination, verification and approval. Late reporting materials will not be accepted.
V, The General Administration of Press and Publications will organize expert academics to discuss the thematic publishing focus theme selection of publishing work units, and determined 100 “Focus Topics for Thematic Publishing on Deeply Studying, Propagating and Implementing the Spirit of the 18th Party Congress”. After the General Administration of Press and Publications publishes the name list of focus topics, corresponding publishing work units may apply for State publishing funding assistance on the basis of the “State Publishing Funding Assistance Programme Management Rules”.
GAPP Publishing Management Department contact persons: Zheng Jiake: 010-83138687; Su Jianguo: 010-83138681
总署出版管理司联系人：郑加可 010-83138687、苏建国 010-83138681