CONTENTS:- 1. Government; 2. Classification of the form of government; 3. Forms of government; 4. Forms of government unitary and federal governments; 5. Forms of government cabinet and presidential governments and dictatorship; 6. Types of democratic government; 7. Localism, Centralism and federalism; 8. Is our president like the British monarch? 9. Indian Federalism;
Politics is the art of possible and the structure which exercises power and control is termed as government. In modern times the organization of politics and government has become complex. Their power has increased. But still we need the government to organize social relations, to contain and resolve conflicts and to achieve common goals of the society. Why do we need the government? What are its forms and functions? In this book an attempt has been made to select best possible material, especially for the use of our students and teachers.