Chronicle IAS World History Notes pdf Download for UPSC Mains 2017
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World History is a newly added section for UPSC Civil Services Mains. But, interestingly, only events from the 18th century is included in the syllabus for GS Paper ie. events from and around AD 1700. A thorough understanding of world history will help candidates not only in GS Paper 1 but also for International Affairs Section in GS Paper 2 and also in the Essay Paper and hence ClearIAS.com advises candidates to put sincere effort in mastering the area.
UPSC Syllabus for World History in GS Mains
History of the world will include events from 18th century such as
- industrial revolution,
- world wars,
- redrawal of national boundaries,
- political philosophies like communism, capitalism, socialism etc.- their forms and effect on the society.
World History: Understanding the basics
Some related areas to be covered for World History in accordance with the IAS syllabus are listed below.
- American Revolution.
- French Revolution.
- Unification of Italy.
- Unification of Germany.
- Russian Revolution.
- Bi Polar World and Cold War.
- Disintegration of USSR.
- Uni Polar World.