Financial Accounting Text and Problems

ISBN Number : 978-93-5051-878-6

Student Price : Rs.660

Student Dollar Price : 26$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2017

No. Of Pages : 858

Book Weight :1842

About The Book

‘Financial Accounting, Text and Problem’ presents an all-encompassing and up-to-date discussion of the fundamental accounting concepts and principles and their uses in a logical, concise, clear and lucid manner. The present text has been written with the primary objective of providing a comprehensive, useful, flexible and well presented book to serve the complete needs of B.Com. (Hons.) and B.Com. students of Indian universities and management institutes.The book contains many pedagogical features such as the following.

- Each chapter begins with a set of learning objectives focused on the major issues covered in the chapter.

- The coverage in the chapters concisely addresses more substantive and topics for commercial and industrial enterprises.

- The book has more and better solved practical problem then the competitors.

- Chapter conclude with assignment material, short answer theory questions and practical problems. These end-of-chapter materials cover full spectrum of the chapter text, test understanding of the chapter contents and tie directly with the text in terminology, setup and difficulty level.

- All the theory questions and the solved practical problems given in the text have been taken from B.Com.(Hons.) examination of University of Delhi, CA (Professional Competence Course Examination), ICWA (Intermediate)examinations.

- An Appendix containing objective type question along with the answers has been given at the end of the book to help students assess understanding of the financial accounting knowledge.The objective type question given are True/False Question, Multiple Choice Questions and Fill in the Blank Question.

- Solutions Manual, as a supplement to the text, Provides complete solution to all the practical problems contained in the concerned chapters of the book.



Part - I : An Overview of Financial Accounting
1. Financial Accoubnting : Nature and Scope
2. Basic Accounting Concepts and Financial Statement
3. Accounting Standards
Part - II : Recording of Tranctions and Preparation of Final Accounts
4. The Accounting Framework and Transaction Analysis
5. Accounting Process - I : Journalization
6. Accounting Process - I

About The Author

Dr. Jawahar Lal has been a Professor in Department of Commerce, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi. He also served as Head, Department of Commerce, and Dean, Faculty of Commerce and Business, University of Delhi. Earlier, he has taught at Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi, He possesses forty-four years of teaching and research experience. He has been associated with teaching of postgraduate commerce and management courses and imparting dissertation and thesis guidance to students of M.Phil., Ph.D., MIB, and M.H.R.O.D. Programmes.   

Dr. Lal is the member of many academic and professional bodies, is on the Editorial Board and Review Board of many reputed journals, member of Board of Studies and Research Committees of Indian Universities, member of Indian Commerce Association and Indian Accounting Association. He has been conferred with IAA Fellowship award 2007 for lifetime dedication to the Accounting Education and Research.   

Dr. Lal has contributed sixty papers in reputed journals and has presented papers in fifty national and international conferences. He has also chaired technical sessions in many conferences. He has written over a dozen reputed books. 

Dr. Seema Srivastava is Assistant Professor in Department of Commerce, Motilal Nehru College (Day), University of Delhi, She has done B.Com. (Hons.) from Shri Ram College of Commerce and M.Com. from Department of Commerce, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi, Delhi. She has her Ph.D. Degree on Segment Reporting Practices in India. She is associated with teaching of Management Accounting to M.Com. Students and Cost Accounting, Financial Accounting, Corporate Law to B.Com. (Hons.) students in University of Delhi.

She has many papers published in reputed journals in India and has attended many conferences and seminars. She is the author of Corporate Segment Reporting, Theory and Practice, and Co-author of Cost Accounting, and Financial Accounting for B.Com. (Hons.) and B.Com. Courses.

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