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New and Published Books

  1. The Routledge Companion to Accounting Education

    By Richard M.S. Wilson

    Series: Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

    Many enquiries into the state of accounting education/training, undertaken in several countries over the past 40 years, have warned that it must change if it is to be made more relevant to students, to the accounting profession, and to stakeholders in the wider community. This book’s over-riding...

    Published April 10th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Accounting in Networks

    Edited by Håkan Håkansson, Kalle Kraus, Johnny Lind

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    Accounting in Networks is the first book that in a comprehensive way covers the emerging issue of accounting and control in horizontal relations across legally independent organizations. During the last 20 years, organisations have shown an increased interest in collaborations that cross company...

    Published April 8th 2014 by Routledge

  3. A Journey into Accounting Thought

    By Louis Goldberg

    Edited by Stewart Leech

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    This book explores the role of accountants in business and society. The final work of Louis Goldberg, Professor Emeritus at the University of Melbourne, it aims to raise awareness of the existence and importance of fundamental issues that are often ignored or by-passed in contemporary discussion of...

    Published April 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Financial Services Management

    A Qualitative Approach

    By Stewart Falconer

    Sweeping changes have taken place within financial services over the course of the past thirty years in response to a variety of influences, such as changes in customer attitudes, an evolving regulatory environment, innovations in information technology and the intense level of competition within...

    Published March 20th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Unaccountable & Ungovernable Corporation

    Companies' use-by-dates close in

    By Frank Clarke, Graeme Dean, Matthew Egan

    The Corporation is a major vehicle of business activity worldwide. It incurs social costs and generates benefits that continually change - hence, whether it still provides a net benefit to society is contestable. Evidence-based observations of the last decade of corporate sagas and the role of...

    Published March 9th 2014 by Routledge

  6. War Aims and Strategic Policy in the Great War 1914-1918 (RLE The First World War)

    Edited by Barry Hunt, Adrian Preston

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The First World War

    Recent research has largely destroyed the fallacy that most of the powers declared war in 1914 without any clear perception of why and to what ultimate end. War aims were the subject of frequent examination, although decisions to publicise the results depended on a number of factors affecting both...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. The European Union and Direct Taxation

    A Solution for a Difficult Relationship

    By Luca Cerioni

    This book considers direct taxation in the EU. This is an area which often provokes controversy due to the tensions between the tax sovereignty of the individual Member States and the desire for an integrated internal market. It offers a critical review of the legislative and case-law developments...

    Published February 28th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Development of Accounting in an International Context

    A Festschrift in Honour of R. H. Parker

    Edited by T.E. Cooke, C.W. Nobes

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Business History

    This volume brings together contributions from the world's most renowned scholars in accounting and celebrates the academic achievements of Bob Parker. Reflecting his multi-faceated contribution to the history of accountancy, the volume studies the development of accounting in an international...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Accounting, Accountants and Accountability

    By Norman Macintosh

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    In the business world, recent years have seen a growing acknowledgement of the value of intangible assets rather than physical assets. This has precipitated a crisis in the accounting industry: the accounting representations relied upon for years can no longer be taken for granted. Here, Norman...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Accounting and Order

    By Mahmoud Ezzamel

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    This book draws on ancient Egyptian inscriptions in order to theorize the relationship between accounting and order. It focuses especially on the performative power of accounting in producing and sustaining order in society. It explores how accounting intervened in various domains of the ancient...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge