Public administration

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Brief introduction to the topic

Public administration is ,simply put, the implementation of government policies. Today public administration is also regarded as a yard stick for determining the policies and programs of governments. This is an important chapter for students to understand as many of them might be interested in being a part of public administration when they are older. This chapter lists out the scope and extent of public administration in India.

Additional resources

These two documents extensively cover Public administration in Indian and are a must-read.

These two resources give the various definitions of Public Administration and its historical context also.

Project ideas

Students can make a flowchart depicting the various hierarchies. Visiting a Police station would also be a good educational activity.