TLP OPTIONAL – 2017 : Political Science & IR [17th July, 2017] – Day 6
1. Discuss the concept of Dharma as found in ancient Indian texts. What are the different dimensions of Dharma?
2. Explain Kautilya’s Mandal theory in reference of Sastgun Niti. Discuss the theme of Arthashastra.
3. Explain the salient features of Buddhist political thought with special reference to duties of the king. Discuss its impact on present Indian state.
4. Compare the nature of ancient Indian and Greek political thoughts.
5. Is it correct to say that ancient Indian political theories have a role in the present rise of right-wing politics in India? Explain your stand.