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  1. From the Companies Act of 1929 to the Companies Act of 1948 (RLE: Accounting)

    A Study of Change in the Law and Practice of Accounting

    By Paul Bircher

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    The accounting provisions of the Companies Act 1948 (CA48) represented a major change from the provisions of preceding company legislation, the Companies Act 1929 (CA29). CA48 contained radically different accounting and auditing provisions from those of any previous enactment and represented a...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  2. Accounting and Industrial Relations (RLE Accounting)

    Some Historical Evidence on Their Interaction

    By Philip Bougen

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This study considers some of the factors which led to the emergence of accounting in the structure and practices of industrial relations in one particular company over a substantial period of time. It addresses the question as to the roles accounting numbers and systems were called upon to play in...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  3. A History of Financial Accounting (RLE Accounting)

    Edited by J. R. Edwards

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This volume deals with the evolution of accounting from earliest times, and gives particular attention to corporate accounting developments since the Industrial Revolution. The author identifies the various sources of accounting practices employed by British companies, to demonstrate the main...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  4. Local Authority Accounting Methods Volume 1 (RLE Accounting)

    The Early Debate 1884-1908

    Edited by Hugh Coombs, J. R. Edwards

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This book contains a collection of papers dealing with a range of controversial issues which exercised the minds of local authority officials from 1884-1908. The 28 items reproduced cover a wide range of matters. They are presented chronologically because many of the papers deal with more than one...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  5. British Cost Accounting 1887-1952 (RLE Accounting)

    Contemporary Essays from the Accounting Literature

    Edited by Trevor Boyns, Malcolm Anderson, J. R. Edwards

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This anthology provides readers with a flavour of the development of cost accounting and emerging management accounting literature from ‘The Costing Renaissance’ to 1952. Many of the issues which were prominent in the middle of the twentieth century are still pressing issues today and received...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  6. Corporate Financial Reporting and Analysis in the early 1900s (RLE Accounting)

    Edited by Richard P. Brief

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  7. British Audit Practice 1884-1900 (RLE Accounting)

    A Case Law Perspective

    Edited by Roy A. Chandler, J. R. Edwards

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This book sheds light on the nature of the late nineteenth century audit by reference to the views expressed in 26 legal cases. The treatment of late nineteenth century legal issues which might appear somewhat unbalanced, viewed from today’s stand-point, is shown to be more even handed when seen...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  8. Studies of Company Records (RLE Accounting)

    1830-1974

    Edited by J. R. Edwards

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This anthology comprises a selection of articles which demonstrates the explanatory potential of company records as source material for the accounting historian. They were published in the UK and the USA between 1954 and 1984. The articles reproduced are based on the records of what is the modern...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  9. Legal Regulation of British Company Accounts 1836-1900 (RLE Accounting)

    Volume 1

    Edited by J R Edwards

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    In the UK today the form and content of accounts published by limited companies are closely regulated. In the 19th century the position was different: the popular view was that such matters were for private negotiation between owners and management. Nevertheless, there was a great deal of...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  10. Business Budgets and Accounts (RLE Accounting)

    By Harold C. Edey

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This book shows the relevance of accounting methods to the economic and administrative problems of business. The book has been arranged to take the reader through the budgeting procedure of a representative business: demonstrating the relationship between budgets, accounts and the various...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge