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Constitution of India, Professional Ethics and Human Rights
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Constitution of India, Professional Ethics and Human Rights

First Edition
  • Praveenkumar Mellalli - Faculty, Department of Studies in Public Administration, University of Mysore, Mysuru


August 2016 | 292 pages | SAGE Texts
An indispensable companion to grasp the fundamentals of Indian Constitution, maintenance of professional ethics and the idea of human rights.

Written by closely following the syllabus recommended by UGC and various technical universities, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the making and features of the Constitution of India, the basics of human rights and practice of professional ethics. This textbook aids easy understanding of the issues and concepts involved and helps in successfully achieving the objectives and outcomes of this course in the most efficient and effective manner.

Key Features:-

• Topics cover recent updates and developments

• Logically sequenced chapters aiding easier understanding and recollection

• Lucid explanation with diagrams and tables providing conceptual clarity

• Inclusion of sample question papers to aid teaching—learning process
 
Preface
 
CPH Objective, Syllabus and Outcome
 
The Scheme of the Examination of CPH
 
Guidelines to Read the Book
 
Acknowledgement
 
PART I: INTRODUCTION TO THE CONSTITUTION OF INDIA
 
The concept of Constitution
 
Making of the Constitution
 
Salient features of the Constitution
 
PART II: CONSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK
 
Preamble To the Constitution Of India
 
Fundamental Right and its limitations
 
Directive Principles of State Policy
 
Fundamental Duties
 
PART III: UNION LEGISLATURE, STATE LEGISLATURE AND ELECTORAL PROCESS IN INDIA
 
Parliament
 
State Legislatures
 
Electoral Process in India
 
PART IV: UNION EXECUTIVE AND STATE EXECUTIVE
 
President
 
Vice President
 
Governor
 
Prime Minister
 
Chief Minister
 
Union Council of Ministers
 
State Council of Ministers
 
Attorney General of India and Attorney General of State
 
PART V: SUPREME COURT AND HIGH COURTS
 
Supreme Court
 
High Courts
 
PART VI: LOCAL GOVERNMENTS AND CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETIES
 
Local Governments in India: Panchayat and Municipalities
 
Co-operative Societies
 
PART VII: AMENDMENT OF THE CONSTITUTION AND EMERGENCY PROVISIONS
 
Procedure for Amendment and Important Amendments (42nd, 44th, 74th, 76th, 86th and 91st)
 
Emergency Provisions
 
PART VIII: CONSTITUTIONAL PROVISION FOR WEAKER SECTION OF SOCIETY
 
Special Provision for SCs, STs, OBCs, Women and Children
 
PART IX: HUMAN RIGHTS
 
Human Rights: Meaning and Definitions and Specific Themes
 
Human Rights: Legislation and National Human Rights Commission
 
PART X: ENGINEERING ETHICS
 
Scope and Aims of Engineering Ethics
 
Responsibility of Engineers and Impediments to Responsibilities
 
Risks, Safety and liability of Engineers
 
Honesty, Integrity and Reliability in Engineers
 
Appendix A:Subjct Matters of Union, State and Concurrent Lists
 
Appendix B: Table of Precedence
 
Index

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ISBN: 9789351507710
£20.00