General Studies - Booklist for Civil Services Main Exams


Ajit Kumar AJIT KUMARWISDOM IAS, New Delhi.

HISTORY

1. Facets of Indian History - Kalpana Raja ram
2. India after Independence - Bipin Chandra
3. India after Gandhi - Ramachandra Guha (Orient Black Swan)
4. Contemporary History of the World (NCERT XII) - Arjun Dev
5Culture of India – Spectrum Books
 
SOCIETY

1.XIth NCERT of Sociology
2.Indian Social Problems-Ram Ahuja
 
GEOGRAPHY

1.Principles of General Geography- NCERT XI
2.Economic of Geography of World- NCERT XI
3.Physical Geography of India- NCERT XII
4.Enviroinment and Economic Geography- NCERT IX
5.Human and Economic Geography- Goh Cheng Leong
6. Geography and You-Monthly Magazine
7. Geography of India – Spectrum Books
 
INDIAN POLITY

1.Democracy of work in India-A.S.Narang (NCERT XII)
2.Indian Polity-M.Lakshmikanth
3. Indian Polity – Spectrum Books
Governance
1.From Government to Goverance-Kuldeep Mathur
2.Social Theory,Development Administration & Development Ethics-Mohit Battacharya
3.Goverance-M.Lakshmikanth
4.ARC Reports on a.) Ethics in Goverance
b.) On Corruption
c.) On Security
d.) Disaster Management

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

1.India’s Foreign Policy-Rajiv Sikri
2.Newspaper-The Hindu,Indian Express
3.World Focus Magazine
4.Websites of a.) Institute for Defence and Strategic Analysis
b.) thediplomat.com
c.) cfr.org
d.)satp.org
5. International Organisations – Spectrum Books
 
ECONOMY AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

1. NCERT XI
2. NCERT XII
3.Indian Economy – Mishra and Puri
4. Economic Survey of India
5. The Hindu, Economic Times, Yojana & Kurukshtra
 
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

1.Hindu
2.Science Reporter
3.Websites a.) Ministry of Enviroinment &Forest
b.) MOS & T
C.) DOS
4. Science and Technology – Spectrum Books
 
SECURITY ISSUES

1.Newspaper
2.Frontline
3.Yojana
3.MOHA (Website)
 
                                       PAPER IV

(1) Ethics, Integrity &Aptitude - Sqn. Ldr. Shashikan Shetye (Retd.)(Prithvi Publications)
(2) An introdiction to Ethics - William Lillie
(3) Ehics in Governance - Ramesh Arora
(4) ARC Reports
(5) cecedusat.com
 



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