UNIT: I Indian Government and Politics
Basic Philosophy and Structure of Indian Constitution, Government Machinery, Indian Federal System, Constitutional review.
UNIT: II Political Theory
Ideology, Liberalism, Communism, Socialism, Fascism, Egalitarianism, Different Concepts of justice, Social and Rational Choice Theory, Debate on End of ideology.
UNIT: III. Political Thought
Greek, Roman and Medieval Political Thought, Medieval Controversy, Modern Political Thought, Liberal Political Thought, Indian Political Thought.
UNIT: IV Human Rights In India: Theory And Practice
Concept and Forms of Human Rights, Constitutional Rights, Machinery For Human Rights, Human Rights and Civil Society in India.
UNIT: V International Relations
Theory and Theory Building in International Relations, Political Idealism and Realism in International Relations, Scientific and Tradition Controversy, Theories of International Relations.
UNIT: VI Comparative Government And Politics
Need for Study of Comparative Government and Politics, Constitutionalism, Political Culture and Political Socialization, Political Modernisation, Parties and Pressure Groups in USA, South Africa and Germany.