About the Book :
The unique feature of this book that makes it popular among students in the simplicity of presentation of theory, which enables them to solve practical problems in accounting with ease. The main strengths of this book are its plentiful illustrative examples and end-of-chapter exercises with answers. The wide coverage and user-friendly approach help the book meet total requirements of the students of B.Com, M.Com, MBA, CA, ICWA and CS in accounting.
About the Author :
Dr S N MAHESHWARI is presently Director, Delhi Institute of Advanced Studies, Delhi. He is also the Chairman, Indian Society of Accounting and Management, New Delhi. During his long and varied experience, he worked as principal, Hindu College, University of Delhi; Professor and Dean, Faculty of Commerce and Business Management, Goa University; Director, Institute of Management Science and Productivity Research, New Delhi; Director (Academic), BLS Institute of Management, Mohan Nagar; Vice-Principal, Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi; and Principal, Staff Training College, New Bank of India, Chandigarh. Dr. SN Maheshwari has more than four decades of teaching experience to B.Com, BBA, M.Com, MBA, CA, CS and ICWA students. He has authored more than 50 books and a dozen articles on Accounting and Finance in several leading journals.Dr S K MAHESHWARI holds triple masters degrees: MBA from Bombay Universities, masters in Accounting and a masters in Taxation, both from Miami University (USA). Besides, he has a Doctorate in Accounting from Florioda Atlantic University, USA. Presently he is professor, Marshall University, USA. DR SK Maheshwari has more than a dozen books to his credit and has contributed a number of articles in the areas of Accounting and Finance with several leading national and international journals. His research interests include executive compensation; activity based costing and interdisciplinary application both practical and theoretical. He is also involved with many community-based services. He was nominated for Whos who among American Teachers 2002. Dr Maheshwari has also contributed his services to many corporate sector giants like Holiday Inn and Tata Consultancy Services.
1.Accounting Principles And Processes: Meaning And Scope Of Accounting; 2.Accounting Principles, 3.Basic Accounting Terms, 4.Journalising Transactions, 5.Ledger Posting And Trial Balance, 6.Sub-Division Of Journal, 7.Negotiable Instruments, 8.Bank Reconciliation Statement; 9.Matching Concept, 10.Capital And Revenue, 11.Final Accounts, 12.Rectification Of Errors, 13.Accounting Concept Of Income, 14.Depreciation Provisions And Rerserves, 15.Single Entry System, 17.Special Accounting Problems, 18.Consignment Accounts, 19.Joint Venture Accounts, 20.Hire Purchase, 21.Lease And Installment Purchases Systems, 22.Branch Accounts, 23.Account Current And Average Due Date, 24.Inventory Valuation Partnership Accounts: Fundamentals, 25.Reconstitution Of Partnership Firms-I (Admission), 26.Reconstitution Of Partnership Firms-II (Retirement, Death And Amalgamation), 27.Dissolution Of A Partnership Firm, 28.Company Accounts: The Joint Stock Company, 29.Shares And Share Capital, 30.Debentures, 31.Company Final Accounts, 32.Acquisition Of Business And Profit Prior To Incorporation, 33.Internal Reconstruction, 34.External Reconstruction, 35.Amalgamation And Absorption, 36.Management Accounting: Nature And Scope, 37.Financial Statements: Analysis And Interpretation, 38.Funds Flow Statement, 39.Cash Flow Statement