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Name: Basic Accounting Concepts - Definitions 1
ID: m19140
Language: English (en)
Summary: Accounting Definitions 1 deals with the basic definition, purpose and function of accounting. Added to this, we will look at the differences between the accounting and bookkeeping functions, as well as the difference between financial accounting and management accounting.
Subject: Business
Keywords: Accounting Concepts, Accounting Definitions, Basic Accounting
Document Type: -//CNX//DTD CNXML 0.5 plus MathML//EN
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: Peter Baskerville (pjbaskerville@hotmail.com)
Copyright Holders: Peter Baskerville (pjbaskerville@hotmail.com)
Maintainers: Peter Baskerville (pjbaskerville@hotmail.com)

Latest version: 1.1 (history)
First publication date: Jan 5, 2009 3:26 am -0600
Last revision to module: Jan 5, 2009 5:10 am -0600

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Version: 1.1 Jan 5, 2009 5:10 am -0600 by Peter Baskerville
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