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Shaping the Accountancy Profession : the Story of Three Scottish Pioneers.

Author: Thomas A Lee
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013.
Series: Routledge library editions., Accounting.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Lee, Thomas A.
Shaping the Accountancy Profession : The Story of Three Scottish Pioneers.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2013
Named Person: Richard Brown; George Auldjo Jamieson; Alexander Sloan; Richard Brown; George Auldjo Jamieson; Alexander Sloan
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas A Lee
ISBN: 9781317975618 1317975618 1306185793 9781306185790 9781317975625 1317975626
OCLC Number: 880890089
Description: 1 online resource (267 pages).
Contents: Cover; Shaping the Accountancy Profession; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgment; Memorial; Biographical Notes; Chapter 1: George Auldjo Jamieson --
A Victorian ""Man of Affairs""; 1. Introduction; 2. Genealogy; 3. Childhood and education; 4. Professional career; 5. Influence on accountancy profession; 6. Political economist; 7. Politician; 8. Religion; 9. Domestic establishment; 10. An evaluation; 11. Notes; Chapter 2: Alexander Sloan: A Glasgow Chartered Accountant; 1. Introduction; 2. Alexander Sloan's background. 3. James Wyllie Guild4. Glasgow Institute: search for professional status; 5. Practice income: 1867-1898; 6. Stock Exchange connections; 7. Major difficulty: 30 October 1878; 8. Relationships between Glasgow Institute and Edinburgh Society; 9. Summary and appraisal; 10. Notes; 11. Acknowledgments; Chapter 3: Richard Brown --
Chartered Accountant and Christian Gentleman; 1. Introduction; 2. Mid-nineteenth century Scotland and Edinburgh; 3. Early years; 4. Professional practice; 5. Other developments; 6. Professional accountancy in mid-nineteenth century Scotland; 8. Society's premises. 7. Society of Accountants in Edinburgh9. Society education and examination; 10. Professional competition and registration; 11. Cooperation in Scotland; 12. General Examining Board; 13. Protecting professional designation; 14. The Accountants' Magazine; 15. Parliament, war, and women; 16. Conclusions; Bibliography.
Series Title: Routledge library editions., Accounting.

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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.

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