Culture, especially the advanced culture plays a navigation effect on the social development.
Advanced culture transfers the excellent production of the people’s traditional culture, gives voice to the common cognitions and universal value of the human civilization, representatives the direction of the development of the times.
Advanced culture builds spirit support for the development of the nation, supplies power and auspice for social development, enacts value coordinate for the harmonious and standing development of the society.
To develop advanced culture, we must promote the international competitive power of our culture, intensify the building of the popular culture, attemper the two kind of logos.
After the study of the popular implication of “civilization” and its semantic origin and change, it is argued that civilization is the total result gained through human transformations of nature and society in the process of human's struggle for its own liberation, the product when human culture develops towards the advanced stage, and the important component of human culture.