China’s main task in the next 30 years is social modernization1
This chapter analyzes the motivation, situation, goals, and stages of development in China’s social construction. China is in a crucial period of reform and development. The key to successfully going through the period is to remove all the obstacles and carry out the social system reform so as to promote social construction on a large scale and gradually realize social modernization. Social modernization will be achieved and provide a good social basis for comprehensive, coordinated, and sustainable scientific development. A socialist harmonious society featuring democracy, rule of law, fairness and justice, honesty and friendliness, vitality, stability, and order will be built. Since the beginning of the 21st century, the Chinese Communist Party and the people’s government have attached great importance to a coordinated development of economy and society. Entering the 21st century, China’s economy continues to develop at a high speed, its economic aggregate continues to grow steadily, and the economic situation is excellent.