Accounting in Scotland (RLE Accounting): A Historical Bibliography, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Accounting in Scotland (RLE Accounting)

A Historical Bibliography, 1st Edition

Edited by Janet E. Pryce-Jones, Robert H. Parker


118 pages

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The first Scottish book on accounting was published in 1683. That book heralded a century during which Scotland established its reputation as a land of accountants: a steady stream of books subsequently appeared from Scottish presses. This bibliography contains over 330 location entries, including 32 non-UK libraries. Periodical articles as well books are included.

Table of Contents

Introduction. Part 1: Books Published in Scotland, 1683-1920. Appendix to Part 1 – Books Advertised. Part 2: Printed Transcriptions of Accounts. 1. Books 2. Periodical Articles Part 3: History of Scottish Accounting 1. Books 2. Periodical Articles 3. Biographies. Appendix: Robert Colinson and his Idea Rationaria. Indices.

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About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

Accounting carries with its history a vast number of ideas which have slowly developed along with it.

The re-issued volumes in this set, available individually or as a set, together represent an unparalleled opportunity to build a library according to research interests or student requirements. They discuss the following:

  • history of accounting and the development of accounting theory
  • analysis of international accounting principles and international group accounting
  • accounting practice and the presentation & interpretation of accounts
  • inflation accounting and cash budgets and funds flow
  • the regulatory framework of accounting in the UK, China, and the USA
  • comparisons with international accounting standards.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Accounting / General