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Accounting and Emancipation: Some Critical Interventions Sonja Gallhofer

Accounting and Emancipation: Some Critical Interventions

Sonja Gallhofer

Published August 1st 2005
ISBN : 9781134600458
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240 pages
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 About the Book 

Accounting is a social practice: it should be evaluated in terms of its contribution to a notion of social well-being. In order to do this, this book elaborates a critique of contemporary accounting. The authors encourage those with a close interestMoreAccounting is a social practice: it should be evaluated in terms of its contribution to a notion of social well-being. In order to do this, this book elaborates a critique of contemporary accounting. The authors encourage those with a close interest in accounting to make the search for a more emancipatory and enabling accounting a core area of their interest. The book will stimulate debate and activity in the arenas of education, research, practice and policy-making.