CONTENTS:- Constitutional Authorities; Constitutional Framework; Delegated Legislation; Generalist and Specialist in Administration; Administrative Reform; In-service Training for Civil Servants; Political Control of Bureaucracy in India; Administrative Corruption; Morality in Public Affairs; The Spirit of Civil Service; Local Government Institutions in India; Rural and Urban Local Governments; Administration of Public Undertakings; O & M in Central Government; Recent Trends in India Administration; Union State Relationship; Board of Revenue.
Public Administration is being identified with bureaucracy. The working of Public Administration is therefore to be understood in terms of working of the bureaucracy.
Bureaucracy in some form or other has been known to the human society for a long time. Its role and function and its nature in modern society has been explained by thinkers like Max Weber and Karl Marx. The working of civil services in modern times has given rise to variety of problems and issues.