ISBN 9789383454181,Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude for Civil Services Examination-

Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude for Civil Services Examination-



Access Publishing India Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789383454181

ISBN-10 9383454180


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 640 Pages
Language (English)


This new edition of the highly successful book authored by two distinguished IAS veterans has been extensively revised incorporating the following

Comments and suggestions from students and teachers.

Pattern of questions in the examination.

New topics and case studies.


New to the Second Edition


An introductory chapter giving an overview of Ethics.

Two new chapters - Political Attitudes and International Morality.

Exhaustive Glossary on the various ethical (and other relevant) concepts, terms and theories.

A new chapter on moral maxims based on famous quotations of great philosophers, thinkers, statesmen and saints.


Other Significant Changes


Extensive revision of the chapters - Western Moral Thinkers and Ethics and Human Interface.

Updated chapter on Lokpal to reflect, The Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act.

More Case Studies covering diverse administrative and moral contexts.


About the Author

G. Subba Rao, IAS, 1965 batch was Chief Secretary, Government of Gujarat from June 2001 to April 2003. His last assignment was as Chairman, Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission from May 2003 to January 2008.

P. N. Roy Chowdhury, IAS 1977 batch was Additional Chief Secretary, Government of Gujarat from December 2009 to January 2011. Guiding students for competitive examinations without any financial motivation has been his hobby for the last two decades.