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    DescriptionEncourage your students to take control of their own learning with a specially tailored and fully integrated online workbook. This invaluable resource is packed full of innovative features designed to support students as they revise key concepts, reinforce their understanding, and put what they have learnt into practice. Students are prompted within the textbook to interact with the online workbook and 'go back over this again' (a chance to view expanded explanations and attempt short exercises when they don't quite understand a concept), to complete numerical exercises and multiple choice questions (where they can test how well they are progressing in their learning), and to access the 'show me how to do it' video presentations (a unique opportunity to watch how more complex accounting tasks are dealt with). The textbook itself is refreshingly clear, and provides a solid foundation of the core accounting topics which non-specialist students need to study. The author's clarity of writing style demystifies the technical aspects of accounting, and the examples and explanations are relevant and well developed, making them easy to understand and relate to. This package had been developed specifically to assist non-specialist students, and tested and reviewed by business students. It can either be set as homework, used for private study, or within a class setting. An Online Resource Centre providing support for adopting lecturers also accompanies the textbook and includes: Customisable PowerPoint slides Testbank

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    Accounting for Business
    An Integrated Print and Online Solution
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Peter Scott
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 464
    Width: 188 mm
    Height: 246 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 907 g
    ISBN 13: 9780199586530
    ISBN 10: 0199586535

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: FIN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S4.0T
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 10
    BIC subject category V2: KFC
    B&T General Subject: 180
    Ingram Subject Code: BE
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    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 06
    DC22: 657
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    Abridged Dewey: 657
    BISAC V2.8: BUS001000
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BISAC V2.8: BUS001010
    DC23: 657
    LC classification: HF5636 .S36 2012
    Ingram Theme: ASPT/BUSNAS
    Thema V1.0: KFC
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Oxford University Press
    Imprint name
    Oxford University Press
    Publication date
    07 April 2012
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    Author Information
    Peter Scott is currently a Principal Lecturer in Accounting and Finance at De Montfort University, teaching at both undergraduate and professional level. He has a role as an undergraduate personal tutor, and he has been nominated by his students for and been awarded a Vice Chancellor's Distinguished Teaching Award on three occasions. Prior to this, Peter trained with Grant Thornton, Chartered Accountants, where he also gained post qualification experience, before moving into industry at Ashfield Holdings Plc. Peter has presented various academic papers on the subject of auditing at several conferences in the UK, and has jointly authored published papers in refereed journals. He has also undertaken writing assignments for the ACCA, CIMA and the CIES International University Network (University of Neuchatel, Switzerland). Peter enjoys reading literature in various languages, gardening, playing tennis and watching various sports live. He is married with three children.
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    I think the online workbook is a fantastic tool in which you can test your understanding of the accounting concepts. Adam Horton, student at Brunel University In my opinion the clarity and style of writing are exemplary and indicative of first class tutoring. Mark Whitford, lecturer at Canterbury Christ Church University I think it is a useful, well thought out package, I'd be happy to use it. Erin Flannery, student at Glasgow Caledonian University
    Table of contents
    PART ONE: FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING ; 1. Introduction to Accounting ; 2. The Statement of Financial Position ; 3. The Income Statement ; 4. The Statement of Cash Flows ; 5. Business Organisations and the Financing of Business ; 6. Ratio Analysis: Profitability, Efficiency and Performance ; 7. Liquidity, Working Capital and Long Term Solvency ; PART TWO: MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING ; 8. Costing ; 9. Relevant Costs, Marginal Costing and Decision Making ; 10. Standard Costing and Variance Analysis ; 11. Budgeting ; 12. Capital Investment Appraisal