Core Concepts of Accounting Information Systems / Edition 8

Core Concepts of Accounting Information Systems / Edition 8

by Stephen A. Moscove, Mark G. Simkin, Nancy A. Bagranoff
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471072907

ISBN-13: 9780471072904

Pub. Date: 11/01/2002

Publisher: Wiley

Based on the authors' bestselling AIS: Concepts and Practice for Effective Decision Making, this dramatically shorter text is entirely updated to reflect recent changes in technology and AIS practice. Covers such subjects as EDI, reengineering, neural networks, client/server, and events accounting. In addition to examples included throughout every chapter, a special…  See more details below

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Based on the authors' bestselling AIS: Concepts and Practice for Effective Decision Making, this dramatically shorter text is entirely updated to reflect recent changes in technology and AIS practice. Covers such subjects as EDI, reengineering, neural networks, client/server, and events accounting. In addition to examples included throughout every chapter, a special "AIS at Work" feature demonstrates how actual companies make use of the AIS concepts presented in each chapter. Contains two chapters on control and one each on information systems auditing and computer security and crime.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471072904
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/01/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
7.56(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1An Introduction to Accounting Information Systems1
Ch. 1Accounting Information Systems and the Accountant3
Ch. 2The Technology of Accounting Information Systems30
Ch. 3Documenting Accounting Information Systems63
Pt. 2Accounting Information Systems for Collecting, Recording, and Storing Business Data99
Ch. 4Transaction Processing: Fundamentals and Major Processing Cycles101
Ch. 5Transaction Processing: Additional Cycles, Special Industries, and Accounting Software138
Ch. 6Databases and Data Modeling172
Pt. 3Controls and Security in Accounting Information Systems207
Ch. 7Introduction to Internal Control Systems209
Ch. 8Controls for Computerized Accounting Information Systems241
Ch. 9Computer Crime and Ethics279
Ch. 10Auditing Computerized Accounting Information Systems312
Pt. 4Developing Effective Accounting Information Systems343
Ch. 11Systems Study: Planning and Analysis345
Ch. 12Systems Study: System Design372
Ch. 13Systems Study: Implementation and Maintenance401
Pt. 5Special Topics in Accounting Information Systems435
Ch. 14Information and Knowledge Processing Systems in Accounting437
Ch. 15Electronic Commerce and the Internet471
Index497

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