(Book List) Suggested Readings For Public Administration

Suggested Reading For Public Administration


Book list – Public Administration Optional

  1. A Dictionary of Public Administration By S.R. Maheshwari .
  2. Administrative Theories And Management Thought By R.K.Sapru .
  3. Administrative Thinkers By D. Ravindra Prasad.
  4. Contemporary Debates in Public Administration By Dhameja Alka.
  5. Governance in India for UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Examination By M.Laxmikanth .
  6. Indian Administration By Pankaj Singh .
  7. Indian Administration By S.R Maheshwari.
  8. Introduction to the constitution of India By Durga Das Basu.
  9. New Horizons of Public Administration By Mohit Bhattacharya .
  10. Public Administration By M. Laxmikanth .
  11. Public Administration Concepts And Theories By Rumki Basu .
  12. Public Administration : Theory And Practice By S.L.Goel .

Paper I:

  1. New Horizons of Public Administration : Mohit Bhattacharya
  2. Administrative Thinkers : Prasad & Prasad*
  3. Public Administration : Sharma & Sadana*
  4. Social Theory Development Administration and Development Ethics: Mohit Bhattacharya
  5. Public Policy : R.K. Sapru
  6. Comparative Public Administration : R.K. Arora

Paper II :

  1. Constitution of India :D.D. Basu
  2. Indian Administration: Avasthi & Avasthi
  3. Indian Public Adminstration: Ramesh K.Arora & Rajni Goyal*
  4. Indian Administration: S R Maheshwari*
  5. Our Parliament: Subhash Kashyap
  6. Public Administration in India: R B Jain

Special References :

  1. IGNOU Materials on Public Administration
  2. Significant Issues in Public Administration(for newly added syllabus)-Vivek Kumar Singh(Unique Publishers)*
  3. Public Administration :Rapid Revision Manual(for Administrative Committees & Commissions)- Vivek Kumar Singh(Unique Publishers)*
  4. Public Administration MAINS solved Papers(for previous years IAS solved papers)- Vivek Kumar Singh(Unique Publishers)*
  5. The Hindu, National Newspaper. *Indispensable for IAS mains examination.