Best Political Science Books for UPSC 📚 : Direct Link to Buy

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Hello Students, I am Professor Owl🦉, today I will be taking you through the list of best books for UPSC optional polity. Political Science gained more popularity when All India Rank 1, UPSC Civil Services 2015 batch topper Tina Dabi chose Political Science as her optional subject. As a result, various students are choosing this as their optional subject too. So, in this article, we will state some useful books to secure optimum marks for the Political Science optional paper.

UPSC Optional Polity Books for UPSC 📕

Polity includes various topics such as constitutional law, governance, political theories, and international relations. The subject focuses on the core understanding of India’s political system, its constitution, and global political dynamics. It also includes topics like federalism, separation of powers, and electoral processes. To prepare this subject well, we are stating some of the best books for Political Science Papers. 

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Books for Political Science – GS Paper II 📖

Below you can find some of the best books for Political Science Paper III along with their direct link to buy.

Book Names Author Amazon link to Buy
An Introduction To Constitution – D.D. Basu An Introduction To Political Theory O.P Gauba Direct Link
Fifty Major Political Thinkers Ian Adams And R W Dyson Direct Link
A History Of Political Thought: Plato To Marx Subrata Mukherjee And Sushila Ramaswamy Direct Link
An Oxford Companion To Politics In India  Niraja Gopal Jayal And
Pratap Bhanu Mehta
Direct Link
Foundations Of Indian Political Thought V.R Mehta Direct Link
A New Look At Modern Indian History B.L Grover And Alka Mehta Direct Link
India’s Struggle For Independence Bipan Chandra Direct Link
Indian Government And Politics B L Fadia Direct Link

Books for Political Science – GS Paper II📍

Below you can find some of the best books for Political Science Paper II along with thier direct link to buy.

Book Names Author Amazon link to Buy
India’s Foreign Policy V P Dutt Direct Link
International Organisations Spectrum Books Publication Direct Link
International Relations Khanna Direct Link
Challenge and Strategy: Rethinking India’s Foreign Policy Rajiv Sikri Direct Link
Global politics: Issues and Trends Expert Panel of GPH Direct Link

NCERT Polity Books for UPSC ⬇️

Below you can find some of the best books for UPSC polity along with their direct link to buy.

Book Names Amazon link to Buy
Polity: NCERT Class IX – Political Science: Democratic Politics Part – I Direct Link
Polity: NCERT Class X – Political Science: Democratic Politics Part – II Direct Link
Polity: NCERT Class XI – Political Science: Indian Constitution at Work Direct Link
Polity: NCERT Class XI – Political Science: Political Theory Direct Link
Polity: NCERT Class XII – Political Science I: Contemporary World Politics Direct Link
Polity: NCERT Class XII – Political Science II: Politics in India since Independence Direct Link

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FAQs

Which book is best for UPSC political science optional?

Books like Challenge and Strategy: Rethinking India’s Foreign Policy, Global Politics: Issues and Trends, and more can be a good help in the preparation of your subject.

Is polity a good option for UPSC?

It is one of the most popular choices for optional subjects in UPSC exams. But it is advised that students pick the subjects they have done their graduation in or have a strong grip over the subject.

Is Laxmikant enough for polity?

Ideally, yes, Laxikant is the most preferred book for UPSC Polity, but it will only be able to help you with GS Paper II. If you pick Polity as your optional, then you would need a more in-depth understanding of the subject, and hence we have provided a list of the books for candidates.

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