Financial Accounting helps students “nail” the accounting cycle up front in order to increase success and retention later on. The concepts and mechanics students learn in the critical ‘accounting cycle’ chapters are used consistently and repetitively—and with clear-cut details and explanations—throughout the remainder of the text, minimizing confusion.
A solid enhancement to already solid fundamentals, the eighth edition now features new co-author Bill Thomas of Baylor University who brings his expertise on auditing, ethics, and internal controls to key sections of the book.
New edition of a text in which Harrison (Baylor U.) and Horngren (Stanford U.) discuss all aspects of financial accounting. The 12 chapters cover financial statements, processing information, accrual accounting, internal control and cash, plant assets, short-term investments and receivables, inventory, stockholders' equity, using the income statement and the statement of stockholders' equity, current and long-term liabilities, long-term investments and international, and the statement of cash flows. New features include short exercises to open the assignment material for each chapter, and Excel application problems. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)