中国社会科学出版社
ABOUT US
About CSSP

 

Established in June, 1978, China Social Sciences Press is sponsored by Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. CSSP is a national level publishing house focusing on academic publications mainly in the field of humanities and social sciences. In 1993, CSSP won the honorary title of “national outstanding press” granted by Propaganda Department of CPC and General Administration of Press and Publication.


The missions and the publication targets of CSSP are: first, editing and publishing the most outstanding academic results of CASS and great achievements from the fields of social sciences and culture circle in China, including academic works, text books, reference books and popular books; second, translating Chinese versions of significant humanities and social sciences books written by western authors. Since its establishment, with the strategic idea of combinations of social and economic benefits, quantity and quality improvement, individual and company development, CSSP has been persisting in publishing academic and professional works of philosophy and social sciences. With an attitude of professionalization, specialization, digitalization, internationalization and popularization, CSSP has gained its goals of profit increase, brand promotion, market expansion and industry innovation.


Large numbers of excellent monographs and book series have been published by CSSP since its establishment. During the process, it united and gathered most first-level scholars and authors as well as exchanged copyright with scores of countries and areas in the world. Till now, CSSP has published almost 20,000 titles and achieved the annual goal of more than 1,000 titles that are great academic research works, culture works and most valuable research fruits from experts and scholars of CASS. Among the publications, hundreds of these won various national book prizes and rewards.


Within CSSP, there are 7 publishing centers according to the disciplines, they are: Marxism, philosophy, religion and sociology, history archeology, literature and media, politics and law, economics and management and international studies. CSSP also has digital publishing center, international cooperation and publishing center, popular reading branch, yearbook department, publishing department, marketing department, HR and finance department, etc. Now CSSP has more than 190 staff, including more than 100 professional editors within which 64 people have Master degree or above.


CSSP is playing the role as the window of CASS to present its most eminent academic achievements, a significant academic publishing house in China and a platform for international academic communication linking China and the world. It will persist in finishing its missions of publishing best academic works of humanities and social sciences in China, spreading advanced culture, improving cultural level of the whole society and enhancing the influence of Chinese culture throughout the world.

中国社会科学出版社