CSS Political Science 2017


Q.No. 2. Compare and contrast the different political philosophies of Hobbes and Locke. How are these philosophies implemented in present day political systems and policy making? (20)

Q.No. 3. According to Marx “the mode of production in material life determines the general character of social, political and spiritual process in life”. Elucidate.(20)

Q.No. 4. Discuss the upward and downward development of state, rulers and ruled in the socio-political thought of Ibn Khaldun. (20)


Q.No. 5. What is the Islamic concept of state? Identify issues and challenges to the Islamic concept of state in the modern times. (20)

Q.No. 6. What characteristic of society leads to adoption of federal form of government? How it can function successfully? (20)

Q.No. 7. Compare and contrast the differing roles played by political parties and interest groups in making public policy? (20)

Q.No. 8. What is Fascism and why is it considered to be the child of first half of 20th century events to place in Europe?