Sign up now
to enroll in courses, follow best educators, interact with the community and track your progress.
Download
What Is Politics? (In Hindi)
728 plays

More
In this lesson, we talk about what politics mean. This word that we use so commonly, are we using it correctly?

Lavanya Kapoor
Pursuing B.El.Ed from DU. Happy reader! Occasional gyaani :)

Unacademy user
excellent lesson. Thanks a ton.
thx mam i got it rationally..........vod bless u mam u did good help for us.
this course is very helpul for me...thanku.......... :) bahut hi interesting lg rha...itna ache se explain krna ........... very nice.
Madam, Who knows the real meaning of politics, he does not want to enter in the politics. It is a big irony of our country.
Lavanya Kapoor
9 months ago
I'm glad you're thinking critically, Nishant
Nishant Tripathi
9 months ago
Receiving appreciation from the best educator is always encouraging:-)
  1. POLITICAL THEORY- AN INTRODUCTION


  2. WHAT IS POLITICS? Different people have different interpretations of this word The people who are actually involved in the Politics of a country might say that it is a SOCIAL SERVICE However, the word politics' is used very loosely


  3. DIRTY POLITICS People have come to associate polities with MIND GAMES Whenever we get tricked by someone, we say that 's/he played dirty polities with me Whenever we see that someone has engaged in eorruption, we immediately come to the conclusion that politics is done by corrupt people Even around us we see this word being used a lot


  4. o So is politics really a bad thing? o We will have to understand the importance of politics before analysing if it is good or bad


  5. THE INEVITABILITY OF POLITICS No society functions without politics Whenever there are 2 or more than 2 people existing together, politics will definitely come up This is a result of politics that institutions like the FAMILY, SCHOOLS, OMMUNITY, TRIBES, ECONOMIC INSTITUTIONS, etc are there around us Politics teach us how to live in the society We behave in different ways with different people. This is nothing but politics


  6. GANDHI ON POLITICS Politics is like the coils of a snake...there is no way we can wrestle with it


  7. WHY POLITICS ACTUALLY EXISTS IN INDIA Different people have different ways of interpreting the same thing My concept of freedom might not be the same as your concept of freedom Eg. If a woman wants to abort her baby because she is not ready to be a mother yet, different people will have different views on this Pro life people would say that she should not do this However, pro choice people would say that its her life and she has the right to decide what she wants


  8. We constantly need to NEGOTIATE between different people who exist in the society We have to struggle with the government to give us our rights At the same time, we have to struggle with the people living with, to get our own rights


  9. THE SCOPE OF POLITICAL THEORY Political theory is not just about relationships and how to improve them Good political decisions can make a huge difference in the way society works When government does not have adequate knowledge of political theory, it might end up making wrong decisions for the people A good knowledge of political theory ensures that citizens of the country are not dissatisfied with the government


  10. SOME EVENTS WHERE WE SEE POLITICS AROUND US ForeignEducational CommunalProtests byElections in conflicts policies policies the citizens a country