• General Studies – 1
  • General Studies – 2
  • General Studies – 3
  • General Studies – 4
  • GENERAL ESSAY PAPER

Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India.

  1. Indian Society
  2. India as a Democracy
  3. Cultural Diversity-Challenges and Opportunities
  4. Taboos of Social Inequalities
  5. Demography – Opportunities and Challenges
  6. Social Institutions of the country
  7. Rural and Urban India
  8. Inclusion and Development
  • NCERT- Class -12- Indian Society
  • Social Problems in India- Ram Ahuja

2015 MAINS

  1. Describe any four cultural elements of diversity in India and rate their relative significance in building a national identity.
  2. Debate the issue whether and how contemporary movements for assertion of Dalit identity work towards the annihilation of caste.

2014 MAINS

  1. The life cycle of a joint family depends on economic factors rather than social values. Discuss.