Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

In the business world, recent years have seen a growing acknowledgement of the value of intangible assets rather than physical assets. This has precipitated a crisis in the accounting industry: the accounting representations relied upon for years can no longer be taken for granted. Here, Norman Macintosh argues that we now need to understand accounting in a different manner. Offering several different ways of looking at accounting and accountants, he draws upon the work of eminent thinkers such as Barthes, Baudrillard, Derrida, Foucault, Lyotard and Bahktin. In doing this, he develops revolutionary insights into the nature of accounting, pioneering the introduction of contemporary poststructuralist ideas into accounting theory and practice. With a wide range of examples and case studies and now available in paperback for the first time, this revolutionary new work will be essential reading for academic and professional accountants along with all those with an interest in the future of accounting.

Buy Accounting, Accountants and Accountability book by Norman B. Macintosh from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780415384506
ISBN-10: 0415384508
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 9mm)
Pages: 184
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Nov-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Accounting, Accountants and Accountability book by Norman B. Macintosh and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Author Norman B. Macintosh

Management Accounting and Control Systems by Norman B. Macintosh

Management Accounting and Control Systems

Paperback, August 2010
$90.86
Accounting, the Social and the Political by Norman B. Macintosh

Accounting, the Social and the Political

Hardback, September 2005
$155.70
Accounting, Accountants and Accountability by Norman B. Macintosh

Accounting, Accountants and Accountability

Hardback, March 2002
$222.30