Citizenship is a balance between rights and obligations and this is the generally accepted view by several theorists and philosophers in the world both past and present. Obviously one has to take into account several factors when discussing citizenship and the various political theories which form and take this into account, theories such as conservatism, socialism, liberalism and other forms of political philosophy.
Politics as a form of administration:
Politics is described by the Concise Oxford Dictionary as the art and science of directing and administering states as well as other political units and this is the basis of good citizenship. Heywood’s typology of