Your cart is empty empty bag

Free Worldwide Delivery on orders over $50


Indian Administration: Evolution and Practice

Bidyut Chakrabarty (Author) Prakash Chand (Author)

This textbook acquaints the readers with the evolution of Indian administration through contextual analysis of the theoretical and practical aspects of the subject.

Indian administration: evolution and practice addresses the new issues and challenges in the field of public administration in India through critical analysis of its growth and development since independence. Instead of focusing only on the institutional characteristics of the Indian administrative system, it highlights the key issues from a historical perspective. This will enable the readers to grasp the ideological and theoretical dynamics of the field of study and practice.

Contents: Preface. Introduction. 1. Evolution of Indian administration. 2. Philosophical and constitutional framework of Indian administration. 3. Structure of central administration. 4. State administration. 5. District administration. 6. Local governance in India: rural and urban. 7. Civil services in India. 8. Administrative reforms in India. 9. Public policy in India. 10. Planning and economic development in India. 11. Financial management in India. 12. Citizens and administration in India. 13. Social welfare administration in India. 14. Environmental management in India. 15. Major issues in Indian administration. Part I – conceptual issues. Part II – empirical issues. Conclusion. Bibliography. Index.

Read more
33.30 29.97 $ 37.00 $
Free delivery Wolrdwidе in 10-18 days Ships in 1-2 days from New Delhi Membership for 1 Year $35.00
Get it now and save 10%
Members SAVE 10% every day
About the author

Bidyut Chakrabarty

Professor Bidyut Chakrabarty is currently a faculty at the Department of Political Science at the University of Delhi, New Delhi. He earned his PhD from the London School of Economics and has been associated with teaching and research for more than three decades. He has taught in some of the most prestigious educational institutions, such as the London School of Economics, UK; the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta, India; Monash University, Australia; the National University of Singapore, Singapore; and Hamburg University, Germany. Professor Chakrabarty has authored six textbooks for SAGE, India:

Write a review
Reviews in total

Bibliographic information

Title Indian Administration: Evolution and Practice
Format Softcover
Date published: 13.10.2016
Edition 1st. ed.
Language: English
isbn 9789351507338
length 380p.,
Subjects History