History and Development of Accounting in Perspective
International Journal of Sustainable Development Research
Volume 1, Issue 2, November 2015, Pages: 14-20
Received: Aug. 19, 2015;
Accepted: Oct. 26, 2015;
Published: Oct. 27, 2015
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Balogun Akinyemi, Banking & Finance Department, Achievers University, Owo, Nigeria
A. E. Okoye, Accounting Department, University of Benin, Benin, Nigeria
Prince Famous Izedonmi, Accounting Department, University of Benin, Benin, Nigeria
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No discipline can develop without a strong theoretical base practice should backed by sound theory. This article covered the History of Accounting Development; it embodies stewardship, Ancient civilization of accounting, double entry and book keeping system. Accounting as it is practiced today, evolved gradually over the years, and we can must pin-pint the time of the first Accounting system.
Accounting History, Accounting Development, Double Entry Accounting, Uses of Accounting History
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A. E. Okoye,
Prince Famous Izedonmi,
History and Development of Accounting in Perspective, International Journal of Sustainable Development Research.
Vol. 1, No. 2,
2015, pp. 14-20.
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