Ethics for IAS Mains
IAS Ethics Mains Study Materials: Ethics for UPSC Mains
Ethics Mains Material
The General Studies IV Paper in UPSC Civil Services Main Exam checks the Ethics, Integrity, and Aptitude of future civil servants. This paper will include questions to test the candidates’ attitude and approach to issues relating to integrity, probity in public life and his problem-solving approach to various issues and conflicts faced by him in dealing with society. Questions may utilise the case study approach to determine these aspects. The primary purpose of this paper is to check if the aspirants have the right problem-solving approach if they are put in the shoes of officers. For this, UPSC uses case-studies as well as the other types of questions.
What do the IAS aspirants need?
IAS aspirants need a single-source material that is a complete guide for their preparation in the UPSC CSE examination. This source is brought to them by GS SCORE to aid them to achieve success in this very attempt. The material covers all important concepts and relevant facts and material required to be studied by aspirants in a single booklet.
This helps to ease their preparation and provides consolidated and complete UPSC notes at one place.
What is GS SCORE providing in the study material?
General Studies Paper IV deals not only with ethics but also integrity, attitude, aptitude and so many other important qualities expected from a civil servant. Most of the Ethics books provide plenty of theories related to the concepts of Ethics but very few questions are available based on the conceptual clarity given in the standard Ethics books, therefore, the GS SCORE Mains Study Material Series provides One-Stop Solution & complete coverage of topics and delves into the concepts of ethics first (including the difference between ethics and morals) one can Learn the different dimensions of ethics from the GS SCORE study material which has been divided into 3 parts 1) Ethics & Human Interface 2) Ethics in Governance 3)Moral Thinkers & Applied Ethics. It has been completely revised and updated with recent developments.
This Booklet-1 of Ethics & Human Interface provides you the basic understanding of good or bad in that part of human conduct for which human has some personal responsibility as well as covering other topics like
- Ethics & Human Interface
- Dimension of Ethics
- Role Of Family, Society & Educational Institutions
- In Inculcating Values
- Ethics in Public & Private Relationship
- Lessons we learn from great Leaders, Social Reformers & Administrators
- Aptitude & Foundational Values of Civil Services
- Emotional Intelligence
- Moral Reasoning
- Basic Ethics Terminology
This Booklet-2 of Ethics in Governance provides you the basic understanding of Ethical governance; strengthening of ethical and moral values in governance with some case studies as well as covering other topics like
- Public/Civil Service Values &
- Ethics in Public Administration
- Ethical Framework
- Probity in Governance Challenges of Corruption
- Case Study
This Booklet-3 of Moral Thinkers & Applied Ethics provides you the basic understanding of applied ethics with various theories key philosophers as well as covering other topics like
Unit-1: Moral Thinkers, Indian Thinkers & Western Thinkers
- ” Leaders, Reformers & Moral Thinkers
- ” Indian Thinkers
- ” Western Thinkers
- ” Eminent Administrators & Their Works
Unit-2: Applied Ethics
- ” Euthanasia Issue
- ” Surrogacy
- ” Ethics & Sports
- ” Media Ethics
- ” Business Ethics
- ” Ethics Related to Economic Sanctions
- ” Ethical Concerns Related to Refugees
- ” Ethical Dilemmas of Globalization
- ” Ethics of War
- ” Environmental Ethics
- ” Ethical Issues in Biotechnology
- ” Animal Ethics
- ” Food Adulteration & Ethics
- ” Abortion: Ethical or Unethical
- ” Honour Killing
- ” Marital Rape
- ” Ethical Issue Involved in Child Labour
- ” Ethical Issue Involved in Treating
- Juvenile as Adult
- ” Concerns of & Old Age
- ” Ethics in Public & Private Relationships
Topics provided above are key to understand the Ethics subject as a whole for any Competitive Examination, So, considering the importance of the subject GS SCORE has created a Comprehensive Study material for the benefit of UPSC Aspirants.