Programme of work for Sunday 2nd June 2013

2. Do you think that contemporary Administrative Theory supports the ‘art’ of public administration and generally, tends to place less emphasis on the ‘science’ of public ¬≠administration ? 1988 Wilson advocated a Science of Administration. Briefly explain why. Also explain how we cannot be strictly scientific where human affairs are concerned. Subsidies go against sound […]

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Results of the Great Revolt GS Blog 2 2013 Mains

  The Great Revolt marks a turning point in the History of Modern India. Apart from brutalities on both sides and bitterness resulting therefrom, it had far reaching consequences for Modern India. Critically examine this statement with particular emphasis on 1. Increasing aggressiveness of the Socio- Religious movements 2. Change in the strategy of the […]

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Compulsory Voting GS Blog 1 2013 Batch Mains

Should voting be made compulsory? There was¬† an excellent article by Mr. Krishna Kumar recently in the Economic times. I want you to rad the article and blog your comments. The article: Poke Me: Does high voter turn out better politicians? No. http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2013-05-16/news/39310666_1_high-voter-turnout-voting-percentage-recent-election   […]

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Public Administration Blog 2 2013 Batch

Two great systems of public administration had developed in the West : the Anglo-American, and the French. The first, as Leonard White has pointed out, has been based on a deep seated preference for self-government in local communities, wide citizen participation, dispersion of authority, well-established responsibility of the administrative system to the legislative body, and […]

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