Chapter 1: Democracy in the Contemporary World
This chapter gives information about the Military Coup in 1973, Restoration of Democracy, Democracy in Poland, Two features of Democracy, ENd of Colonialism, Democracy at the Global level, International Organization, Democracy promotion, Censorship, Coalition, Colony, Communist state, Coup, Martial Law, Political Prisoners, Referendum, Strike, Trade Union, and Veto, etc.
Chapter 2: What is Democracy? Why Democracy?
This chapter gives information about Democracy Definition, Features of Democracy, Major Decisions by Elected Leaders, Free and Fair Electoral Competition, Merits of Democracy, Arguments against Democracy, and Broader meaning of Democracy, etc.
Chapter 3: Constitutional Design
This chapter gives information about Democratic constitution in South Africa, Why do we need a constitution, Making of the Indian constitution, Guiding values of the Indian Constitution, Philosophy of the Constitution, Institutional Design, Apartheid, Clause, Constitution, Constitutional Amendment, Draft, Preamble, Treason, and Tryst, etc.
Chapter 4: Electoral Politics
This chapter gives information about Elections, Assembly Election in Haryana, Why do we need Election Democratic, IIs it good to have Political Competiton, What is our system of Elections, Electoral Constituencies, Reserved Constituencies, Voters’ List, Nomination of Candidates, Election Campaign, Polling and countings of votes, What makes elections in India Democratic, Independent election commission, Acceptance of election outcome, Challenges to free and fair elections, Booth Capturing, Code of Conduct, Constituency, Incumbent, Level playing field Rigging, and Turnout, etc.
Chapter 5: Working of Institutions
This chapter gives information about Government Order, Decision Makers, Need for Political Institutions, Parliament, WHy do we need Parliament, Two houses of Parliament, Political Executive, Political and Permanent Executive, Prime Minister and Council of Ministers, Powers of Prime Minister, The President, The Judiciary, Coalition government, Government, Legislature, Office Memorandum, Political Institutions, and Reservation, etc.
Chapter 6: Democratic Rights
This chapter gives information about Life without Rights, Prison in Guantanamo Bay, Citizens” Rights in Saudi Arabia, Ethenic Massacre in Kosovo, Rights in Democracy, WHats are Rights, WHy do we need RIghts in Democracy, Rights in Indian Constitution, Right to Equality, Right to Freedom, Right against Exploitation, Right to Freedom of Religion, Cultural and Educational Rights, How can we secure these Rights, Amnesty International, Claim, Covenant, Dalit, and Ethenic group, etc.