Shaping the Accountancy Profession (RLE Accounting), 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1317975626
  • ISBN-13: 9781317975625
  • DDC: 657.092
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 272 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The emergence of an accountancy profession in Scotland is described in the context of three leading Chartered Accountants, whose careers spanned the second half of the nineteenth century and early part of the twentieth century: George Auldjo Jamieson (21828-1900), Alexander Sloan (1843-1927) and Richard Brown (1856-1918). Each biography reveals the man involved in the professionalisation events, and is described within a broader personal context associated with Victorian Scotland.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Biographical Notes.
1: George Auldjo Jamieson: A Victorian “Man of Affaris”.
2: Alexander Sloan: A Glasgow Chartered Accountant.
3: Richard Brown, Chartered Accountant and Christian Gentleman.