International Journal of Business and Social Science

ISSN 2219-1933 (Print), 2219-6021 (Online) DOI: 10.30845/ijbss

The Importance of a Value System in Science
Rozita Che Mustapha, Roziah Sidik @ Mat Sidek

A value system refers to all implicit qualitative characteristics within man and society, which include faith, morals, culture, thought and psychology.This system has influenced science for so long.This article discusses the importance of a value system in science. This study adopts a content analysis and hermeneutic approach. Study findings show four points forthe importance of a value system in science. First, science needs a value system because science and religion are harmoniously interrelated.Second, a value system is needed in science to overcome problems of humanity, nature and society.Third, it is necessary to have a value system in science to lead towards a better life.Fourth, a value system in science ensures the growth and development of science in line with the development of man and nature.

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