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  • Page ID
    24999
  • Summary

    Principles of Accounting is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of a two-semester accounting course that covers the fundamentals of financial and managerial accounting. Due to the comprehensive nature of the material, we are offering the book in two volumes. This book is specifically designed to appeal to both accounting and non-accounting majors, exposing students to the core concepts of accounting in familiar ways to build a strong foundation that can be applied across business fields. Each chapter opens with a relatable real-life scenario for today’s college student. Thoughtfully designed examples are presented throughout each chapter, allowing students to build on emerging accounting knowledge. Concepts are further reinforced through applicable connections to more detailed business processes. Students are immersed in the “why” as well as the “how” aspects of accounting in order to reinforce concepts and promote comprehension over rote memorization.

    Senior Contributing Authors

    • Mitchell Franklin, LeMoyne College (Financial Accounting)
    • Patty Graybeal, University of Michigan-Dearborn (Managerial Accounting)
    • Dixon Cooper, Ouachita Baptist University

    Contributing Authors

    • LuAnn Bean, Florida Institute of Technology
    • Ian Burt, Niagara University
    • Shana Carr, San Diego City College
    • David T. Collins, Bellarmine University
    • Shawna Coram, Florida State College at Jacksonville
    • Kenneth Creech, Briar Cliff University
    • Alan Czyzewski, Indiana State University
    • Michael Gauci, Florida Atlantic University
    • Cindy Greenman, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
    • Michael Haselkorn, Bentley University
    • Christine Irujo, Westfield State University
    • Cynthia Johnson, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
    • Cynthia Khanlarian, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
    • Terri Lukshaitis, Ferris State University
    • Debra Luna, Southwest University
    • Bill Nantz, Houston Community College
    • Tatyana Pashnyak, Bainbridge State College
    • Brian Pusateri, University of Scranton
    • Ellen Rackas, Muhlenberg College
    • Marianne Rexer, Wilkes University
    • Roslyn Roberts, California State University, Sacramento
    • Rebecca Rosner, Long Island University
    • Jeffrey J. Sabolish, University of Michigan-Flint
    • Jason E. Swartzlander, Bluffton University
    • Diane Tanner, University of North Florida
    • Mark M. Ulrich, Queensborough Community College
    • Janis Weber, University of Louisiana Monroe
    • Linda Williams, Tidewater Community College
    • Darryl Woolley, University of Idaho