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Major Works: Business, Management and Accounting

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  1. Financial Accounting (RLE Accounting)

    An Introduction

    By John Blake

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This book is a practical textbook for first-year students. It begins by describing the nature and environment of accounting and continues with an examination of the double entry book-keeping system. There are chapters on the principles which govern accounting practice and the presentation and...

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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 30th 2013 by Routledge

  5. 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 30th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Corporate Financial Accounting in a Competitive Economy (RLE Accounting)

    By Herman W. Bevis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

    This book is concerned with the financial accounting and reporting of publicly owned corporations to their shareholders. It examines the origins of financial accounting and reporting, external influences on accounting and reporting practices as well as the measurement process....

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge

  7. 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 30th 2013 by Routledge

  8. 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 30th 2013 by Routledge

  9. 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 30th 2013 by Routledge

  10. 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