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Towards the justification and development of a more socially relevant accounting

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posted on 2019-06-21, 07:59 authored by M.R. Mathews
This thesis presents arguments in favour of the expenditure of resources on additional disclosures in both the private and public sectors, together with a system of organising the additional reports and other forms of accountability statements. The study is evolutionary rather than revolutionary and envisages the gradual development of a more socially relevant accounting which, on the whole, is guided by the basic principles of current Anglo-American accounting. The objective of the overall thesis is to enable a more socially relevant accounting to be developed, operationalised, practiced and taught within our basic accounting framework. [Continues].



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A Master's Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of the degree of Master of Philosophy at Loughborough University.