Advertisements
Archive | Public Administration RSS for this section

Child Labour in India


Child labour in India is biggest problem in India. The main reason is poverty and lack of social security. Commercialisation of education and lack of good quality of education and facilities in the government school do not able to stop the child labour. This situation has to be evaluated at the current scenario.

As we know that child are the future of the country, but the mud of child labour become very harmful to the child rather it is directly affect the future of the nation. Therefore, Government of India has enacted Right to Education (RTE) and also amended Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Act, 2016 to keep distance from child labouring as well as facilitate the better and free education, easy admission in schools, listened the children’s health to prohibit the engagement of children in all occupations and of adolescents in hazardous occupations and processes and facilitate the rules and regulation of convention of International Labour Organisation (ILO).

Read More…

Advertisements

Mary Parker Follett: Philosophy of Administration and Organisation


Marry Parker Follett was the first lady pioneer in the field  of administrative thought. She evolved the principle of human association and organisation specifically in terms of industry and convinced businessmen of practicability of these principles in dealing  with current problems. She embarked on a series of speculations in the 1920s that were to signal the advent of new era in administrative theory. Her important works are:

1. “The Speaker of the House of Representatives” (1896)

2. “The New State: Group of Organisation, the Solution of Popular  Government” (1918)

3. “The Creative  Experience” (1924)

4. “Dynamic Government” (1941)

Her writings are replete with practical wisdom , deep flashes of intuition, departmentalised thinking and all pervading spirit of democratic dynamism. Most of the eminent thinkers who were associated with the classic or scientific  management schools like Ordway Tead, Henry Fayol, Oliver Sheldon and Lyndall Urwick were influenced by her philosophy. Peter Drucker, the management theoretician, called ‘the Prophet of Management’ and his Guru.

Read More…

Bureaucracy and Development : Nature | Characteristics | Requirement


The bureaucracy and Development have been famous and complex terms. These meanings have been controversial. It was in the post war period that and both developments, consciousness and developmental effort are developing independent bureaucracy. The growth of sound Bureaucracy has been considered unavoidable for development. In a developing country like India, both development efforts and bureaucracy have functioned together for over six decades. The role of bureaucracy in development has been controversial and debatable.

bureaucracy-and-development

There is no agreed meaning of for the development. The simple meaning of the term development found in dictionaries is its end orientation. Development is defined into a better, fuller, higher and mature condition. The main tendency, however among many theorists is to consider development as an endless activity.

Read More…

Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT): Mechanism to change the scenario of subsidies in India


Before moving on to the discussion on Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) scheme, firstly we have to understand- ‘what is Subsidy and why it is given?’   Subsidy is a mechanism of welfare state in which government extended its support to the institution, business or individual in the form of a cash payment or a tax reduction. It is generally used as a form of support for particular portions of a nation’s economy which can assist struggling markets by lowering the burdens placed on them, or encourage new developments by providing financial support for the endeavors.

dbt

Read More…

Work Management: Definition, Process, Features and Skills


Work Management includes the integrated processes and procedures that help the organisation schedule work more efficiently, meet consumer’s needs, utilize assets and evaluate performance.

talent00

Read More…

Development Administration: Concept & Features


The essence of development administration is to bring about change through integrated, organised and properly directed governmental action. In the recent past the governments in most of the developing nations have shifted their focus on development by means of planned change and people’s participation. With this shift of administrative concern towards developmental objectives the researchers and practitioners of Public Administration have been forced to conceptualise the developmental situation and to bridge the gaps in administrative theory. The growing welfare functions of the government have brought into limelight the limitations of the traditional theory of administration.

51O-OpodQDL._AA300_

Read More…

Role of News Media as Civic Forum


Equality vital, in their civic forum, the free press can strengthen the public sphere, by mediating between citizens and the state, facilitating debate about the major issues of the day, and informing the public about their leaders. If the channels of communication reflect the social and cultural pluralism within each society, in a fair and impartial balance, then multiple interests and voices are heard in public deliberation.  This role is particularly important during election campaigns, as fair access to the  airwaves by opposition parties, candidates and groups is critical  for competitive, free and fair multiparty elections.

social-media-news-icon1

During  campaigns, a free media provides citizens with information to compare and evaluate the retrospective record, prospective policies and leadership characteristics of parties and candidates, providing the essential conditions for informed choice.

Read More…

Directive Principles of State Policy (DPSP): Amendment, Sanctions and Criticism


The directive principles have been declared as the fundamental principles in the governance of the country and it shall be the duty of the state to apply these principles in making laws. Hence, they impose a moral responsibility on the state authorities for their application.

Directive Principles of State Policy

Read More…

List of Policies/ Programmes/ Schemes of the Government of India [Part III]


List of Policies/Programmes/Schemes of the Government of India [Part III] with features and objectives that will help you in the preparation of different competitive examination.

maxresdefault

Read More…

Simon’s concept of decision – making


Herbert A. Simon propounded the bounded rationality model to explain why limits exist to rational decision within decision – making environment. He defined decision – making as “the alternative courses of action”. He states that, decision – making pervades the entire organization that is decisions are made at all level of organizations. Hence, he said an organization as structure of decision – makers. According to him, decision is an all – embracing activity subsuming all the administrative functions described as ‘POCCC’ by Fayol and ‘POSDCORB’ by Gullick.

Untitled

Read More…