White L.D. Introduction to the Study of Public Administration
ALLIED I : Indian Constitution:
UNIT – I
Salient features of the constitution – Preamble – Federal systems – Fundamental Rights and Duties – Directive Principles of state policies – Amendment procedure.
UNIT – II
Union Executive – President – Elections – term of office – procedure for removal. His executive, legislature, judiciary and emergency powers – Vice President – Elections term and functions – Prime Minister – Cabinet.
Union Parliament – Lok Sabha – Rajya Sabha – qualifications and disqualifications for membership in the Parliament – Compositions and functions – constitutional relations between the two functions.
Judiciary – Supreme Court – appointment and removal of judges – constitutional provision for safeguarding independence of judiciary – jurisdiction of Supreme Court – Original – appellate – advisory – power of judicial review.
State government – Governor as head of the state – mode of appointment – tenure appointment and removal. His executive, legislative, judicial and discretionary powers – Chief Minister – Cabinet – State Legislatures – High Court.
Books Recommended for study D.D. Basu – Introduction to the Constitution of India, Prentice Hall of India.
J.R. Siwach – Dynamics of Indian Government and Politics, Sterling Publishing House.
M.V. Pylee – An Introduction to the Constitution of India, vikas publishing house.
SEMESTER –II PAPER -III
ADMINISTRATION IN WESTERN GOVERNMENTS– I
(U.K., U.S.A., AND FRANCE)
UNIT – I
Concept of Modern Administration – Types and Classification of Constitution – Parliamentary System – Presidential system – Collegiate system.
UNIT – II
United Kingdom The Salient features of British Administrative system – Executive, Legislative, Judicial branches – Power and Functions – British Civil Service – Rule of law – Party System – Pressure Groups.
UNIT – III
United States of America: Salient Features of American Administrative System – Executive legislative and judicial branches – powers and functions – separation of powers – judicial review.
UNIT – IV
France: Salient features of the French Administrative System – Executive, Legislative and Judicial Branch – Powers and Functions – Administrative law political party – public services.
Books recommended for study: Rideley and Blondel – Public Administration in France
Vishnoo Bhagawan and Vidhya Bjushan – World Constitutions, New Sterling Publishers
Kapur A.C – Select Constitutions, New Delhi – S. Chand and Co.,
Johari V.D. – Selected Modern Governments
ADMINISTRATION IN ASIAN GOVERNMENTS
(China, Japan & Sri Lanka)
UNIT – I
Concept of Asian Administration – Types and Classification of constitutions
UNIT – II
China: Salient features of China’s Administrative system – Executive, Legislative and judicial branches – powers and functions – public services – political parities.
UNIT – III
Japan: salient features of Japanese Administrative system – Executive, Legislative and Judicial Branches – Powers and Functions – Political Parties – Public services – Pressure Groups.
UNIT – IV
Sri Lanka – Constitutional Development in Sri Lanka – New Constitutional Development of 1998 – features; President – Power and Functions – Political Parties – settlement of Peace Process.
UNIT - V
Comparison of Political systems of China, Japan & Sri Lanka
Books Recommended for Study Vishnoo Bhagawan and Vidhya Bhushan – World Constitutions, New Sterling Publishers.
Kapur A.C. – Select Constitutions, New Delhi, S. Chand & Co.
Definition of Human Rights and Human Relations – Scope of Human Rights – need for the study of Human Rights.
UNIT – II CATEGORIES OF HUMAN RELATIONS AND HUMAN RIGHTS
Civil and Political Rights – Economic Relations and Human Rights – Social Relations and Human Rights.
UNIT III – HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUTIONS – INTERNATIONAL AND NATIONAL
United Nations Human Rights Commission – National Human Rights Commission – State Human Rights Commission.
UNIT IV – INSTRUMENTS
UDHR, International Covenant and Civil and Political Rights, International Convent on Economic and social rights – Amnesty international
UNIT – V
National Human Rights Act – National Commission for Minorities, Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe and Women.
Books Recommended for Study UBHDP – Program – annual reports OUP – Aravind Kumar (ed), Human rights and social movements, Anmol Publishers, 1999.
Mehta P.L. Meena Urma – human rights under the Indian Constitution 1999
Arun Kumar Palai – National Human Rights Commission of Indian, Atlantic Publisher, 1999
13. B. A. DEGREE COURSE IN SANSKRIT SYLLABUS I Year
I Semester Core Major Paper I – Lyric Poetry …..(4 Credits)
Text Prescribed :
Gitagovinda of Jayadeva Samodadamodara – Ist sarga only.
Krishnakarnamarta of Lilasuka Second taranga –verses 51 to 90 (both inclusive)
Unit I : Gitagovinda
Unit II : Krishnakarnamarta verses 51 to 60
Unit III : Krishnakarnamarta verses 61 to 70
Unit IV : Krishnakarnamarta verses 71 to 80
Unit V : Krishnakarnamarta verses 81 to 90
Core major Paper II – Prose – I …. (4 credits)
Text Prescribed : Pancatantra – Mitralabha (first 5 stories only)..
Unit I : Introduction and Story 1
Unit II : Story 2
Unit III : Story 3
Unit IV : Story 4
Unit V : Story-5
Core Allied : Paper – I ….. (5 credits)
Ancient Indian History – I(Up to 647 A. D.)
Unit I : Vedic Period
Unit II : Sutra Period
Unit III : Epic Period
Unit IV : Maurya Period
Unit V : Gupta Period & Harsha Period
II Semester Core major Paper III – Poetry ……. ( 4 credits)
Text Prescribed : Raghuvamsa of Kalidasa (canto XIII only)..
Unit I : Introduction
Unit II : Text – Slokas – 1 – 20
Unit III : Text – Slokas – 21- 40
Unit IV : Text – Slokas – 41 – 60
Unit V : Text – Slokas – 61 – 79.
Core major Paper IV – Prose II ….(4 credits)
Text Prescribed : Sakunthala Kathasarah, Published by Fellowship of Sanskrit culture, Rangappan Street,West Mambalam, Chennai -33.
Thomson, Harry. M (1995), Sociology: A Systematic Introduction, Allied Publishers, India.
Reference Applebaum, Richard. P.,and William J. Chambliss (1997), Sociology, Addison Welsley Educational Publishers Inc, New York.
Giddens, Anthony (2001), Sociology, Fourth Edition, Polity Press, U.K.
Inkeles, Alex, (1982), Foundations of Modern Sociology, Prentice Hall, Inc. New Jersey.
Jayaram, N.(1998) Introductory Sociology, Macmillan, India.
Major Core: Paper – II Indian Society Unit- I: Cultural and ethnic composition of Indian Society
Linguistic and racial composition
Religious and ethnic groups
Tribes of India
Unit- II: Roots of Hindu Social Organization
Doctrine of Karma
Unit- III: Caste and Class in India
Definition and characteristics of caste
Theories of origin of caste
Caste in modern India: changing trends and new identities
Interface of caste and class
Unit-IV: Marriage, Family and kinship
Marriage: Forms of marriage- Marriage, Dowry and Divorce practices in Hindu, Islam and Christian religions