• General Studies – 1
  • General Studies – 2
  • General Studies – 3
  • General Studies – 4


  1. Types of Attitude
  2. Functions of Attitude
  • NCERT Psychology Class XII- Chapter 6
  • Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude by G Subba Rao and PN Roy Chowdhary
  • Lexicon on Ethics- Chronicle

2014 MAINS

  1. What factors affect the formation of a person’s attitude towards social problems? In our society, contrasting attitudes are prevalent about many social problems. What contrasting attitudes do you notice about the caste system in our society? How do you explain the existence of these contrasting attitudes?

2015 MAINS

  1. Two different kinds of attitudes exhibited by public servants towards their work have been identified as bureaucratic attitude and the democratic attitude.

(a) Distinguish between these two terms and write their merits and demerits.

(b) Is it possible to balance the two to create a better administration for the faster development of our country?