General Studies Bibliography

Indian ,World History & Culture:

1. NCERT (IX class onwards upto + 2 level) – Ancient India, Medieval India, Modern India, World History and a book on culture.

2. Gazetteer of India, by Publication Division: (Vol-2: History & Culture)

3. Kausalya Ias Academy printed & class notes

4. Modern Indian History: Grover and Mehta

5. World History: Jain & Mathur (only prescribed syllabus)

Indian Economy:

1. NCERT (XI and XII class except the book on Microeconomics)

2. Dutt & Sundaram

3. Kausalya Ias Academy printed and class notes

Geography:

1. NCERT ( VII class onwards upto +2 level)

2. Sharma & Cotinho : Economic and Commercial Geography of India.

3. Kausalya IAs Academy printed and class notes. We emphasise on current geography a lot.

GENERAL STUDIES:

Indian Polity:

1. NCERT (X, XI and XII books)

2. Kausalya Ias Academy printed and class notes

Science:

1. NCERT (VIII to XII class)

2. Popular Science Series (CSIR)

For Current developments, social issues, latest developments in Science and Technology, kausalya Ias Academy notes can be depended upon with supplementary reading from the journals mentioned below.

* The Hindu

* Any newsweekly (Outlook or India Today)

* Yojana/Kurukshetra

* Any career magazine

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION:

Chapter-I: Introduction Mohit Bhattacharya: New Horizons of Public Administration Nicholas Henry : Public Administration and

Public Affairs Special Issues of Indian Journal of Public Administration

Chapter-II: Theories of Administration D. Ravindra Prasad, V.S. Prasad and P. Satyanarayana : Administrative Thinkers D.

Gvishiani Organisation and Management: A Critique of Western Theories.

Chapter-III: Structure of Public Organisations : R.K. Jain : Public Sector Undertakings; and Mohit Bhattacharya : New Horizons of

Public Administration

Chapter-IV: Administrative Behaviour Paul Hersey : Organisational Behaviour OR Stephen P. Robbin : Organisational Behaviour

Chapter-V: Accountability and Control: Mohit Bhattacharya : New Horizons of Public Administration Special Issues of Indian

Journal of Public Administration on Accountability

Chapter-VI: Administrative Law: Massey :Administrative Law OR M.P. Jain :Administrative Law

Chapter-VII: Administrative Reforms: P.R. Dubbashi : Administrative Reforms G.E. Gaiden :Administrative Reforms

Chapter-VIII: Comparative Public Administration: Ferrel Heady : Public Administration-A Comparative Perspective OR

R.K. Arora : Comparative Public Administration

Chapter-IX: Development Administration: Ferrel Heady : Public Administration – A Comparative Perspective OR R.K. Arora :

Comparative Public Administration

Chapter-X: Public Policy : IGNOU Lessons on Public Policy R. K. Sapra : Public Policy

Chapter-XI: Personnel Administration: O Glenn :Stahl : Public Personnel Administration S. L. Goel : Personnel Administration

in India.

Chapter-XII: Financial Administration M. J. K. Thavaraj :Public Financial Administration OR G.S. Lal :Financial Administration in

India IGNOU Lessons on Financial Administration

PAPER II Indian Administration

Chapter-I: Evolution of Indian Administration B.N. Puri Administrative History of India (Vol. I, II and III)

Chapter-II: Constitutional Framework D. D. Basu An Introduction to the Constitution of India

Chapter-III: Union Government and Administration A. Avasthi Central Administration

Chapter-IV: State Government and Administration J.D. Shukla State Administration

Chapter-V: District Administration T.N. Chaturvedi District Administration; and Special Issue of Indian Journal of Public

Administration on District Administration

Chapter-VI: Local Government S.R. Maheswari Local Government in India

Chapter-VII: Public Sector in India R. K. Jain Public Sector Undertakings Annual Survey on Public Sector of Department of Public

Enterprises

Chapter-VIII: Public Services S.L. Goel Personnel Administration in India

Chapter-IX: Control of Public Expenditure M. J. K. Thavaraj Financial Administration IGNOU Lessons on Financial Administration

Chapter-X: Administrative Reforms P.R. Dubbashi Administrative Reforms S. R. Maheswari Administrative Reforms Special Issue

of Indian Journal of Public Administration on Administrative Reforms

Chapter-XI: Machinery for Planning A. Avasthi Central Administration

Chapter-XII: Administration of Law and Order K. K. Sharma Law and Order Administration in India K. J. Guha Roy, District

Policing

Chapter-XIII: Welfare Administration Annual Reports of Department of Social Welfare

Chapter-XIV: Major Issues in Indian Administration Special Issue of Indian Journal Public Administration on Indian

Administration, Retrospect and Prospect and on Good Governance.