A Journey into Accounting Thought

A Journey into Accounting Thought

by Louis Goldberg
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415260213

ISBN-13: 9780415260213

Pub. Date: 08/09/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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 accounting. The sixteen chapters assess exactly what accountants do

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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 accounting. The sixteen chapters assess exactly what accountants do in carrying out their work.
This work will make essential reading for scholars or historians of accounting, and will also interest philosophers and practicing accountants.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415260213
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/09/2001
Series:
Routledge Studies in Accounting Series
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.88(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I: Background Part II: Perceptions and Concepts Part III: Constraints Part IV: Loosening Shackles

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