Importance of Political Science
- George Barnard Show: “Political Science is the science by which alone the civilization can be saved”.
- It helps to choose the leaders intelligently, make him accountable and responsible and criticize for his mistakes.
- It creates consciousness and awareness regarding individual’s rights and duties.
- It increases active political participation. Lack of participation deprives the freedom to make the right leader but to take the wrong leader.
- It helps to pursue different professions like lawyer, journalists, educators, etc.
- It helps the politicians, statesmen and administrators to take careful and right decisions in favour of citizens.
- It helps individuals to take individual social responsibility and to perform their roles effectively.
- It makes us aware of different political ideologies.
- It helps in strengthening international relations.
- The future of the state and its people are designed by the politicians in the government.
- It is Political Science which makes us aware of what has happened, what is happening and what is expected to happen.
- Therefore, understanding Political Science is vital. George Barnard Show:
- “Political Science is the science by which alone the civilization can be saved”.