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New and Published Books

  1. The Routledge Companion to Auditing

    Edited by David Hay, W. Robert Knechel, Marleen Willekens

    Series: Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

    Auditing has been a subject of some controversy, and there have been repeated attempts at reforming its practice globally. This comprehensive companion surveys the state of the discipline, including emerging and cutting-edge trends. It covers the most important and controversial issues, including...

    Published September 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Investor Oriented Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting

    By Jane Thostrup Jagd

    Reporting organizations' corporate social responsibility activities is difficult - a lack of regulation means that the communication of these activities varies significantly and there is a multitude of ways in which mistakes can be made. The author provides the tools and insights required to...

    Published August 7th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Some Early Contributions to the Study of Audit Judgment (RLE Accounting)

    By Robert H. Ashton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    Although there has been increased emphasis on research that attempts to understand, evaluate and improve audit decision making in recent years it is less well-known that some noteworthy contributions to the study of audit judgment were made in the 1950s and 1960s. This anthology contains five such...

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Management Audit Approach in Writing Business History (RLE Accounting)

    A Comparison with Kennedy’s Technique on Railroad History

    By Allen L. Bures

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This study adds both knowledge and method in the writing of business history. The author proposes that a preliminary management audit can be devised and utilized to gather data, analyse and compare longitudinally the quality of management existing in organizations. This book modifies a...

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge

  5. 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 30th 2013 by Routledge

  6. 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 30th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Recurring Issues in Auditing (RLE Accounting)

    Professional Debate 1875-1900

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

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This book gives a flavour of the issues that concerned auditing practitioners more than one hundred years ago and which retain a certain relevance to us today. The material is arranged chronologically and thereby emphasizes the interconnections between the issues as well as conveying the...

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Called to Account

    Financial Frauds that Shaped the Accounting Profession, 2nd Edition

    By Paul M. Clikeman

    Called to Account takes a broad perspective on how financial frauds have shaped the public accounting profession by focusing on cases of fraud around the globe. Ever entertaining and educational, the book traces the development of the accounting standards and legislation put in place as a direct...

    Published June 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge Companion to Accounting Communication

    Edited by Lisa Jack, Jane Davison, Russell Craig

    Series: Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

    One of the prime purposes of accounting is to communicate and yet, to date, this fundamental aspect of the discipline has received relatively little attention. The Routledge Companion to Accounting Communication represents the first collection of contributions to focus on the power of communication...

    Published April 28th 2013 by Routledge

  10. A History of Auditing

    The Changing Audit Process in Britain from the Nineteenth Century to the Present Day

    By Derek Matthews

    Series: Routledge New Works in Accounting History

    The rise of the British accountancy profession from the late nineteenth century to the present day, and the world-wide success of its accountancy firms, were to a large extent based on the growth of the audit function. This book explores the history of the audit process in Britain, demonstrating...

    Published March 21st 2013 by Routledge