General Studies For Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2012 (Paper 1) (Paperback)
Publisher: Tata Mc-graw Hill Publishing Co.ltd.-new Delhi (2011)
Book Summary of General Studies For Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2012 (Paper 1)
Unless you are well organized, preparing for the Civil Services Exam can be a nightmare. The vast range of details to be covered and the variety of subjects to prepare for can dishearten the best of students. However, the well-established Tata McGraw-Hill’s ‘General Studies for Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2012 (Paper 1)’ can help make the task of studying for the prestigious exams much easier.
General Studies for Civil Services Preliminary Examinations 2012 (Paper 1) has helped civil services aspirants face the exams for several years now. The release of an updated version is a much awaited event for those writing the exams.
And the wait has been definitely worth it. Written by Arun Sharma and Madhukar Kumar Bhagat, the contents have been updated after a thorough re-examination of the syllabus. A team of eminent academicians were involved in the task. The updated book has also been revised keeping in mind the new guidelines issued by the UPSC.
The key features of the 1340-page book include a completely overhauled section on the Indian polity. The section has now been re-named ‘Indian Polity and Governance’ and is now even more comprehensive. The section on Economic and Social Development has also been redone to meet the requirements of the new guidelines and syllabus.
There is also a brand new section on environment, climate change and bio-diversity. This section has been drawn up based on the inputs given by a highly qualified panel of experts. The current affairs and the general knowledge sections have also been updated and strengthened.
Yet another area where the book has been improved is in the multiple choice questions section. There have been revisions and additions in the MCQ sections in General Science, Indian National Movement, Indian and World Geography as well as Indian History.
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Tata McGraw Hill is one of the biggest publishers in the education sector and has a long history behind it. Over the years, they have moved away from the traditional books and ventured into innovative ways of education publishing. This includes the development of online tutoring, online testing, e-books and subscription services.
Tata McGraw Hill has succeeded in more than meeting market expectations over the years due to its investment in resources. The 2012 General Studies book aimed at civil services aspirants with its timely updates and revisions is an example of its determination to remain the market leader.