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Published: 21 May 2021

704 Pages


ISBN: 9780198849964

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Introduction to Accounting

Second Edition

Peter Scott

  • Packed with supportive learning features that break down each topic into manageable chunks, and prompt students to realistically assess their understanding and undertake self-led practice
  • Frequent signposts in the book direct students to relevant material within the extensive accompanying online resources to make it easy for them to build on and consolidate their learning
  • Sets the 'number-crunching' into a logically-structured and extremely readable narrative
  • A multitude of numerical and real-life examples, together with the 'Why is this relevant to me?' feature, engage students by demonstrating how the tools and techniques are used in practice by professional accountants
  • Written in a clear, lively style that speaks directly to the reader, and draws on the author's wealth of teaching experience to anticipate questions and areas of confusion
  • Also available as an e-book enhanced with self-assessment activities and multi-media content to offer a fully immersive experience and extra learning support

New to this Edition:

  • Updated to reflect the IASB's revised Conceptual Framework
  • Brand new 'recall and review' end-of-chapter questions enabling students to recap their understanding of the concepts presented in each chapter
  • Re-written section on types of business organisations in the introduction
  • New coverage on ethics and code of ethics in Chapter 17

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