Political Science B.A. / M.A./CSE Elective paper

Philosophy of Social Sciencies part 1.

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Political Science M A Syllabus IGNOU


Study Material 

  1. Core Principles of Constitutional Democracy.
  2. Scientific Principles and General Principles.
  3. Constitutional choice theory main points.
  4. Philosophy of Social Sciences part 1. Deductive and Inductive Thinking.
  5. Part 2 Philosophy Notion of Newness in Modernism.
  6. Part 3 Rationality and Realism.
  7. Part 4 Social Sciences after separation from Science
  8. Rule of Law concept and its use.

    Theories and analysis

  9. How to study Development?
  10. How to Evaluate a Theory?
  11. Debate on theories of Market formation
  12. Theories of Democracy, Governance and Bureaucracy
  13.  Developmental State Society Relationship Term Paper
  14. High Modernism and its Transforming Visions.
  15.   Main International institutions. 
  16. Multi level Governance and Global Governance theory
  17. Issues and Impact studies on Globalization
  18. Oftel as a new decision making structure in globalised world
  19. Defining and Measuring Governance
  20. Multi-level Governance under Globalisation
  21. Equity and gender issues and development debate
  22. Civil Society participation in national and global governance
  23. India as a Democracy in Making 2014 to 2018
  24. Multi dimensional context for study of History
  25. Law of contemporary societies Sally Engle Merry         Main points
  26. Rethinking Embedded Autonomy Main Points Pertains to Developmental State

Relevant Articles from JStore:

  1. New Institutionalism in Political Science
  2. New Institutionalism and Legislative Governance in Indian States 
  3. Rethinking governance by  Kelly
  4. A Handbook of State Politics
  5. Carpenter: Reputation and the Regulator_
  6. Duncan  Black  on the model  of Group Decision Making
  7. New Institutionalism in Political Science
  8. Ostrom : A behavioural approach to Collective Choice
  9. Public  provision  of  private  goods
  10. Knowledge management research article

    Preferential voting system in Australia  Current article