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Accounting and Management Book Reviews

Provided by James R. Martin, Ph.D., CMA
Professor Emeritus, University of South Florida

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Adamson, W. R. 2016. Book review: A concrete path for big change, and IMA opens Singapore office. Strategic Finance (July): 11. (Sweeney, J. Moving the Needle).

AICPA Committee on the Entertainment Industries. 1973. Accounting for Motion Picture Films. American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Review by J. W. Pattillo. (JSTOR link).

Alvesson, M. 1998. Review: The Politics of Management Knowledge. by Stewart Clegg and Gill Palmer. Administrative Science Quarterly 43(4): 938-942. (JSTOR link).

Andrews, S. B. 1995. Review: Structural Holes: The Social Structure of Competition. by Ronald S. Burt. Administrative Science Quarterly 40(2): 355-358. (JSTOR link).

Anisef, P., J. B. Lodahl, S. Marquis, E. V. Morse, L. R. Putman, J. A. Stewart and T. M. Lodahl. 1968. Review: Handbook of Organizations. by J. G. March. Administrative Science Quarterly 13(2): 320-337. (JSTOR link).

Argyris, C. 1979. Review: Using qualitative data to test theories. Reviewed work: The Swine Flu Affair: Decision Making on a Slippery Disease. by Richard Neustadt and Harvey V. Fineberg. Administrative Science Quarterly 24(4): 672-679. (JSTOR link).

Anton, H. and P. Firmin. (eds.) 1966. Contemporary Issues in Cost Accounting: A Discipline in Transition. Houghton Mifflin. Review by G. Jones. (JSTOR link).

Arrington, E. 1988. Review essay: Reflections of a renaissance scholar: Carl Devine's Essays in Accounting Theory , Volumes I-V. The Accounting Historians Journal 15(1): 135-140. (JSTOR link).

Baughman, J. P. 1969. The History of American Management: Selections from the Business History Review. Prentice-Hall. Review by R. H. Homburger. (JSTOR link).

Bennett, G. E. 1926. Accounting Systems: Principles and Problems of Installation. A. W. Shaw Company - Review. 1926. Harvard Business Review (October): 125.

Beyer, J. M. 1978. Reviewed works: New Directions in Organizational Behavior. by Barry M. Staw and Gerald R. Salancik. Administrative Science Quarterly 23(3): 488-495. (JSTOR link).

Birnbaum, P. H. 1987. Review: The Behavioral Science of Leadership: An Interdisciplinary Japanese Research Program, by J. Misumi. Administrative Science Quarterly 32(3): 455-456. (JSTOR link).

Bloom, R. 1997. Review: Japanese Accounting: A Historical Approach by Kyojiro Someya. The Accounting Historians Journal 24(2): 179-181. (JSTOR link).

Brausch, J. 2017. Book review: The path forward in accounting. Strategic Finance (March): 17. (Review of Lev and Gu. 2016. The End of Accounting. Wiley.

Bricker, R. J. 1989. Accounting Literature in Non-Accounting Journals: An Annotated Bibliography by P. Tantral. The Accounting Historians Journal 16(2): 263-265. (JSTOR link).

Bricker, R. J. 1998. Review: Economic Influences on the Development of Accounting in Firms by George J. Staubus. The Accounting Historians Journal 25(1): 171-174. (JSTOR link).

Brief, R. P., G. J. Previts and S. A. Zeff (eds.) 1976. The History of Accounting. Arno Press. Review by M. Moonitz. (JSTOR link). (This set includes 29 volumes).

Briloff, A. J. 1967. The Effectiveness of Accounting Communication. Frederick A. Praeger, Inc. Review by T. J. Burns. (JSTOR link).

Briloff, A. J. 1972. Unaccountable Accounting. HarperCollins. Review by H. E. Milller. (JSTOR link). See also Benston, G. J. 1974. Unaccountable accounting. Journal of Accounting Research (Autumn): 348-354. (JSTOR link).

Brown, K. F. 1999. Review: A History of Accountancy at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign by Norton M. Bedford; Accountancy at Ole Miss: A Sesquicentennial Salute by Dale L. Flesher; The University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce, The First Seventy-Five Years 1921-1996 by William G. Shenkir; William R. Wilkerson. The Accounting Historians Journal 26(1): 165-172. (JSTOR link).

Brown, R. 1968. History of Accounting and Accountants. Frank Cass & Co., Ltd. Review by E. Peragallo (JSTOR link).

Brown, R. E. 1970. The GAO: Untapped Source of Congressional Power. The University of Tennessee Press. Review by H. W. Wright. (JSTOR link).

Bruns, W. J. Jr. and D. T. DeCoster. 1969. Accounting and Its Behavioral Implications. McGraw-Hill. Review by J. J. Willingham. (JSTOR link).

Calabro, P. 2017. Book review: Follow the BPI yellow brick road. Strategic Finance (January): 13. (The power of Business Process improvement).

Canning, J. B. 1929. Economics of Accountancy. The Ronald Press Company. (JSTOR link). For a review 50 years later, see Chambers, R. J. 1979. Review article: Canning's The Economics of Accountancy - After 50 years. The Accounting Review (October): 764-775. (JSTOR link).

Carey, J. L. 1969. The Rise of the Accounting Profession, Volume One: "From Technician to Professional, 1896-1936". American Institute of certified Public Accountants. Review by M. Moonitz. (JSTOR link).

Carey, J. L. 1970. The Rise of the Accounting Profession: To Responsibility and Authority, 1937-1969. American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Review by A. Barr. (JSTOR link).

Chambers, R. J. 1973. Securities and Obscurities: A Case for Reform of the Law of Company Accountants. Gower Press. See Anderson, D. and R. Leftwich. 1974. Securities and obscurities: A case for reform of the law of company accounts. Journal of Accounting Research (Autumn): 330-340. (JSTOR link) and Chambers, R. J. 1974. Trial-and error: A reply. Journal of Accounting Research (Autumn): 341-347. (JSTOR link).

Chambers, R. J., L. Goldberg and R. L. Mathews. 1966. The Accounting Frontier. F. W. Cheshire. Review by A. C. Littleton. (JSTOR link).

Chatfield, M. 1968. Contemporary Studies in the Evolution of Accounting Thought. Dickenson Publishing Company, Inc. Review by J. W. Pattillo. (JSTOR link).

Chatfield, M. 1974. A History of Accounting Thought. The Dryden Press. Review by M. J. Epstein. (JSTOR link).

Church, A. H. 1930. Overhead Expense. McGraw-Hill. (JSTOR link).

Clark, J. M. 1981. Studies in Economics of Overhead Costs. The University of Chicago Press. Reprint of Clark's 1923 publication. (For reviews of this book, see Davidson, S. 1963. Old wine into new bottles. The Accounting Review (April): 278-284. (JSTOR link); Paton, W. A. 1924. Studies in the Economics of overhead Costs. by J. Maurice Clark. Journal of The American Statistical Association (June): 257-259. (JSTOR Link); and Jackson, J. H. 1925. The Economics of Overhead Costs. The American Economic Review (March): 82-84. (JSTOR Link).

Connor, P. E. 1972. Review: Research in the behavioral sciences. Reviewed work: An Introduction to Social Research by H. M. Blalock, Jr.; and The Logic of Social Inquiry by S. Greer The Academy of Management Journal 15(2): 219-228. (JSTOR link).

Cooper, K. 1997. Review: Accounting History From the Renaissance to the Present: A Remembrance of Luca Pacioli by T. A. Lee; A. Bishop; R. H. Parker. The Accounting Historians Journal 24(1): 189-192. (JSTOR link).

Courtis, J. K. 1997. Accounting History: The contribution of Osamu Kojima. The Accounting Historians Journal 24(1): 165-181. (JSTOR link).

Criscione, E. R. 2009. Abraham J. (Abe) Briloff: A Biography, Studies in the Development of Accounting Thought, Volume 11. JAI/Emerald Group. (TAR review by George Foster).

Cross, J. N. 1996. Review: Accounting Research, 1948-1958, Volume 1, Selected Articles on Accounting History by David Solomons; Stephen A. Zeff; Accounting Research, 1948-1958, Volume II, Selected Articles on Accounting Theory by David Solomons; Stephen A. Zeff. The Accounting Historians Journal 23(2): 125-126. (JSTOR link).

Cyert, R. and J. March. 1963. Behavioral Theory of the Firm. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall. See Devine, C. T. 1964. A behavioral theory of the firm: A review article. Journal of Accounting Research (Autumn): 197-220. (JSTOR link).

Cyert, R. M. and H. J. Davidson. 1962. Statistical Sampling for Accounting Information. Prentice-Hall. See Kennedy, M. 1963. Statistical inference and accounting: A review article. Journal of Accounting Research (Autumn): 225-231. (JSTOR link).

David, R. J. 2003. Review: The Expansion of Management Knowledge: Carriers, Flows, and Sources by Kerstin Sahlin-Andersson and Lars Engwall. Administrative Science Quarterly 48(4): 693-695. (JSTOR link).

Deinzer, H. T. 1965. Development of Accounting Thought. Holt, Rinehart and Winston Inc. Review by C. T. Devine. (JSTOR link).

Devine, C. T. and H. Hendrickson. 1999. Essays in Accounting Theory: A Capstone. Garland Publishing. Review by P. F. Williams. 2001. The Accounting Review (October): 694-696. (JSTOR link).

Edwards, E. O. and P. W. Bell. 1961. The Theory and Measurement of Business Income. Review by W. J. Schlatter. (JSTOR link). For a discussion of this book, see Chambers, R. J. 1965. Edwards and Bell on business income. The Accounting Review (October): 731-741. (JSTOR link) and Revsine, L. 1981. The theory and measurement of business income: A review Article. The Accounting Review (April): 342-354. (JSTOR link).

Estes, R. W. 1973. Accounting and Society. Melville Publishing Company. Review by P. E. Fertig. (JSTOR link).

Evans, E. 2011. Edwards, J. R. and S. P. Walker ( eds.) 2009. The Routledge Companion to Accounting History. Issues In Accounting Education (November): 884-885. (Book review - "There are seven parts in the book, with each part approaching a theme that is either an established or emerging topic of accounting history research. Overall, there are 28 chapters and 37 authors, a veritable Who’s Who of accounting history researchers whose interests are as diverse as historiography; mechanization and computerization; management accounting theory and practice; education; scandals; indigenous peoples and colonialism; and, finally, the military.").

Farag, S. M. 1967. Input-Output Analysis: Applications to Business Accounting. Center for International Education and Research in Accounting, University of Illinois. Review by R. Mattessich. (JSTOR link).

Fisher, I. 1965. The Nature of Capital and Income. Reprint of the 1906 original. Agustus M. Kelley. For a review see Chambers, R. J. 1971. Income and capital: Fisher's legacy. Journal of Accounting Research (Spring): 137-149. (JSTOR link).

Flamholtz, E. 1974. Human Resource Accounting. Dickerson Publishing Company, Inc. Review by C. G. Kretschmar. (JSTOR link).

Fox, D. M. 1976. Review: What's public administration?: An examination of basic textbooks. Reviewed works: The Craft of Public Administration. by George E. Berkley; The Dynamics of Public Administration: Guidelines to Current Transformations in Theory and Practice. by Gerald E. Caiden; An Introduction to Public Administration. by James W. Davis, Jr.; Public Administration, 4th ed. by Marshall Edward Dimock and Gladys Ogden Dimock; Public Administration and Public Affairs. by Nicholas Henry; Public Administration: Politics and the Political System. by William L. Morrow; Modern Public Administration, 3rd ed. by Felix A. Nigro and Lloyd G. Nigro; Public Administration, 6th ed. by Robert Presthus; Public Administration as Political Process. by John Rehfuss; Public Administration, 3rd ed. by Ira Sharkansky; Performance in American Bureaucracy. by Robert C. Fried; American Public Administration: Concepts and Cases. by Carl E. Lutrin and Allen K. Settle; Public Administration: Government in Action. by Ivan L. Richardson and Sidney Baldwin. Administrative Science Quarterly 21(2): 346-352. (JSTOR link). 1976. Erratum: What's public administration?: An examination of basic textbooks. Administrative Science Quarterly 21(3): 515. (JSTOR link).

Friedman, T. L. 2005. The World Is Flat [Updated and Expanded]: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century. Farrar, Straus and Giroux. For a review see Cockrell, R. C., W. T. Mitchell and D. N. Stone. 2006. Negotiating the emerging "flat" world. Journal of Information Systems (Fall): 143-146.).

Gaffikin, M. 1997. Review: The History of Accounting: An International Encyclopedia by Michael Chatfield; Richard Vangermeersch. The Accounting Historians Journal 24(1): 184-186. (JSTOR link).

Gaffikin, M. J. R. 1993. Review: Methodology and Method in History, A Bibliography by Lee D. Parker; O. Finley Graves. The Accounting Historians Journal 20(1): 135-137. (JSTOR link).

Gangolly, J. S. 2016. Book review: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Inc., Audit analytics and continuous audit: Looking towards the future. Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting (13): 187-188.

Gilman, S. 1939. Accounting Concepts of Profit. The Ronald Press Company. For a note on this book see the annotated bibliography in Rappaport, A. 1965. Seminar research on uniformity. The Accounting Review (July): 643-648. (JSTOR link).

George, C. S. Jr. 1968. The History of Management Thought. Prentice Hall. Review by W. D. Litzinger. 1969. Administrative Science Quarterly 14(1): 139-140. (JSTOR link).

Goldsen, R. K. 1975. Review: The technological fix: Existentialist version. Reviewed work(s): Beyond the Stable State. by Donald A. Schon. Administrative Science Quarterly 20(3): 464-468. (JSTOR link).

Goodman, S. R. Techniques of Profitability Analysis. John Wiley & Sons. Review by R. E. Smith. (JSTOR link).

Haas, M. R. 2003. Review: Organizational Knowledge in the Making: How Firms Create, Use, and Institutionalize Knowledge by Gerardo Patriotta. Administrative Science Quarterly 48(4): 690-692. (JSTOR link).

Hart, D. K. and W. G. Scott. 1972. Review: The optimal image of man for systems theory. Reviewed work: Beyond Freedom and Dignity by B. F. Skinner. The Academy of Management Journal 15(4): 531-540. (JSTOR link).

Harvard Business Review. 1925. Review of Alford, L. P. ed. 1924. Management's Handbook. The Ronald Press company. Harvard Business Review (April): 377-378. (This book includes 1,519 pages and sold for $7.50).

Hatfield, H. R. 1908. Review: The Philosophy of Accounts. Journal of Accountancy (November): 67-69.

Hodgkinson, G. P. 2003. Review: The Blackwell Handbook of Organizational Learning and Knowledge Management by Mark Easterby-Smith; Marjorie A. Lyles. Administrative Science Quarterly 48(4): 699-703. (JSTOR link).

Hofstede, G. H. 1967. The Game of Budget Control. Royal VanGorcum Ltd. Review by D. Green Jr. (JSTOR link).

Horngren, C. T. 1962. Cost Accounting: A Managerial Emphasis. Prentice Hall. Review by E. Enke. (JSTOR link).

Hosking, D. and C. Schriesheim. 1978. Reviewed works: Improving Leadership Effectiveness: The Leader Match Concept. by Fred E. Fiedler; Martin M. Chemers and Linda Mahar. Administrative Science Quarterly 23(3): 496-505. (JSTOR link).

Ijiri, Y. 1967. The Foundations of Accounting Measurement: A Mathematical, Economic, and Behavioral Inquiry. Prentice-Hall, Inc. Review by T. R. Dyckman. (JSTOR link).

Ijiri, Y. 1980. An introduction to corporate accounting standards: A review. The Accounting Review (October): 620-628. (JSTOR link).

Jacob, D., S. Bergland and J. Cox. 2009. Velocity: Combining Lean, Six Sigma and the Theory of Constraints to Achieve Breakthrough Performance - A Business Novel. Free Press. (David Albrecht's Review).

Jardim, A. 1970. The First Henry Ford: A Study in Personality and Business Leadership. The MIT Press. Review by C. M. Gudger. (JSTOR link).

Jensen, D. L. 1998. Review: Leonard M. Savoie: Words from the Past, Thoughts for Today by Donald E. Tidrick. The Accounting Historians Journal 25(1): 174-176. (JSTOR link).

Johnson, H. T. and R. S. Kaplan. 1987. Relevance Lost: The Rise and Fall of Management Accounting. Boston: Harvard Business School Press. Solomons, D. 1987. Review of Relevance Lost. The Accounting Review (October): 846-848. (JSTOR link).

Johnson, O. 1968. DR Scott Memorial Lectures. The Curators of the University of Missouri. Review by R. E. Boggs. (JSTOR link).

Kassem, M. S. and M. A. Moursi. 1971. Review: Managerial effectiveness. Reviewed works: Managerial Behavior, Performance, and Effectiveness by C. Aitken; The Effective Executive by P. Drucker; and Managerial Effectiveness by W. J. Reddin. The Academy of Management Journal 14(3): 381-388. (JSTOR link).

Kassouf, S. 1970. Normative Decision Making. Prentice-Hall. Review by R. Abdel-Khalik. (JSTOR link).

King, A. M. 2016. Book review: A guide to COSO's framework. Strategic Finance (April): 12. (Graham, L. Internal Control Audit and Compliance).

Krackhardt, D. 1995. Review: WANTED: A good network theory of organization. Reviewed work: Structural Holes: The Social Structure of Competition. by Ronald S. Burt. Administrative Science Quarterly 40(2): 350-354. (JSTOR link).

Kumar, A. 1988. Book review: The Contributions of Alexander Hamilton Church to Accounting and Management by Richard Vangermeersch. The Accounting Historians Journal 15(2): 224-226. (JSTOR link).

Langenderfer, H. Q. 1996. Review: The Struggle for Status: A History of Accounting Education by Glenn Van Wyhe. The Accounting Historians Journal 23(1): 149-154. (JSTOR link).

Lebredo, N. 2016. Book review: An organizational learning model. Strategic Finance (March): 14. (Wingard, J. Learning to Succeed).

Leger, K. 2016. Book review: Strategy for the real world. Strategic Finance (June): 10. (Barney and Cliford. What I Didn't Learn in Business School).

Lee, T. 1991. Review essay: Professional foundations and theories of professional behavior. The Accounting Historians Journal 18(2): 193-203. (JSTOR link).

Leftwich, R. W. 1969. A Critical Analysis of Some Behavioral Assumptions Underlying R. J. Chambers' Accounting, Evaluation and Economic Behavior. University of Queensland Press. Review by J. G. Rhode. (JSTOR link).

Leist, R. 2016. Book review: Physics in financial modeling. Strategic Finance (July): 14. (Review of Weatherall, J. O. The Physics of Wall Street).

Leist, R. 2017. Book review: Next-generation leadership. Strategic Finance (April): 15. (Review of Negroni, D. and J. Eber. 2016. Chasing relevance: 6 Steps to Understand, Engage and Maximize Next Generation Leaders in the Workplace. Launchbox Inc).

Littleton, A. C. 1961. Essays on Accountancy. University of Illinois Press. Review by L. J. Buchan. (JSTOR link).

MacNeal, K. 1939. Truth in Accounting. University of Pennsylvania Press. For a discussion of this book, see Zeff, S. A. 1982. Truth in accounting: The ordeal of Kenneth MacNeal. The Accounting Review (July): 528-553. (JSTOR link).

Marple, R. P. (ed.). 1965 National Association of Accountants on Direct Costing: Selected Papers. The Ronald Press Company. Review by G. H. Cowperthwaite. (JSTOR link).

Mautz, R. K. and F. L. Neumann. 1970. Corporate Audit Committees. Review by J. J. Schornack. (JSTOR link).

McCarthy, G. D. and R. E. Healy. 1971. Valuing a Company: Practices and Procedures. The Ronald Press Company. Review by D. L. Crumbley. (JSTOR link).

McWatters, C. S. 2000. Review: The Role of Accounting in the Economic Development of England by James Ole Winjum; Securities Regulation and the New Deal by Michael E. Parrish; Cost Terminology and Cost Theory: A Study of its Development and Present State in Central Europe by Hanns-Martin W. Schoenfeld; Lord Byron Accounts Rendered by Doris Langley Moore. The Accounting Historians Journal 27(2): 199-200. (JSTOR link).

McWatters, C. S. 2011. Baskerville, P. 2008. A Silent Revolution? Issues In Accounting Education (November): 883-884. (Book review).

Merino, B. D. 1987. Review essay: Historical methods - Post modernist analysis. History & Criticism by Dominick LaCapra; The Emergence of the Past -A Theory of Historical Explanation by Dale L. Porter. The Accounting Historians Journal 14(1): 137-140. (JSTOR link).

Methé, D. T. 1987. Review: Strategic vs. Evolutionary Management: A U.S.-Japan Comparison of Strategy and Organization, by T. Kagono, I. Nonaka, K. Sakakibara, A. Okumura, S. Sakamoto and J. K. Johansson. Administrative Science Quarterly 32(3): 450-452. (JSTOR link).

Metcalf, H. C. ed. 1927. Business Management as a Profession. W. Shaw Company. (A compilation of lectures that represent "a unique effort to analyze the fundamentals of business administration and help to develop the professional status of business management." From a review in Harvard Business Review. 1928. (January): 254-255).

Meyer, G. D. 1971. Review: Management and the environment. Reviewed works: Ecology and Resource Management by K. E. F. Watt; Environmental Quality in a Growing Economy by H. Jarrett; Environment: A Challenge to Modern Society by L. K. Caldwell; and Business, Society, Environment by K. Davis and R. Blomstrom. The Academy of Management Journal 14(1): 119-128. (JSTOR link).

Moehrle, S. R. 2011. Previts, G. J. and B. D. Merino. 1998. A History of Accounting in the United States. Issues In Accounting Education (November): 886-887. (Book review).

Moonitz, M. and A. C. Littleton. 1965. Significant Accounting Essays. Prentice-Hall. Review by M. E. Peloubet. (JSTOR link).

Moore, L. 1989. Beta Alpha Psi, From Omega to Zeta Omega: The Making of a Comprehensive Fraternity, 1946-1984 by Terry K. Sheldahl. The Accounting Historians Journal 16(1): 140-142. (JSTOR link).

Mueller, G. G. 1964. Accounting Practices in West Germany. University of Washington. Review by K. Engelmann. (JSTOR link).

Mueller, G. G. and H. Yoshida. 1968. Accounting Practices in Japan. Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Washington. Review by S. Minemura. (JSTOR link).

Murai, H. 1999. Review: Japanese Management Accounting: A Historical and Institutional Perspective by Hiroshi Okano. The Accounting Historians Journal 26(2): 170-172. (JSTOR link).

Murphy, G. J. and B. D. Merino. 1987. Review essay: Some eighteenth century accounting treatises. A Treatise of Bookkeeping or Merchants Accounts in the Italian Method of Debtor and Creditor by Alexander Malcolm; Bookkeeping Modernized or Merchant Accounts by Double Entry by John Mair; A New and Complete System of Bookkeeping By An Improved Method of Double Entry by William Mitchell. The Accounting Historians Journal 14(2): 115-123. (JSTOR link).

Oguri, T. 1990. The Historical Development of Management Accounting by Atsuo Tsuju. The Accounting Historians Journal 17(1): 113-114. (JSTOR link).

Parker, R. H. 1972. Hendriksen's Accounting Theory. Abacus 8(1): 102-108.

Paton, W. A. and A. C. Littleton. 1940. An Introduction to Corporate Accounting Standards. Monograph No. 3. American Accounting Association. See Ijiri, Y. 1980. An introduction to corporate accounting standards: A review. The Accounting Review (October): 620-628. (JSTOR link) and Paton, W. A. 1980. Statement by William A. Paton. The Accounting Review (October): 629-630. (JSTOR link).

Piketty, T. 2014. Capital in the Twenty-First Century. Belknap Press. (Note and Some Reviews).

Poullaos, C. 1989. Chambers on Accounting: Mots against the current: Chambers on Accounting, Accounting Thought and Practice Through the Years series Volume I: Accounting Management and Finance, Volume II: Accounting Practice and Education, Volume III: Accounting Theory and Research, Volume IV: Price Variation Accounting, Volume V: Continuously Contemporary Accounting by R. J. Chambers; G. W. Dean. The Accounting Historians Journal 16(2): 246-252. (JSTOR link).

Poullaos, C. 1992. Review: Accounting Methodology and the Work of R. J. Chambers by M. J. R. Gaffikin. The Accounting Historians Journal 19(2): 182-185. (JSTOR link).

Previts, G. J. 1996. Review: An Accounting Thesaurus: 500 Years of Accounting by R. J. Chambers. The Accounting Historians Journal 23(2): 114-116. (JSTOR link).

Rescher, N. 1969. An Introduction to Value Theory. Prentice-Hall. Review by W. P. Birkett. (JSTOR link).

Research Department National Association of Cost Accountants. 1921. A bibliography of cost books. National Association of Cost Accountants Official Publications (April): 3-24.

Revsine, L. 1981. The theory and measurement of business income: A review article. The Accounting Review (April): 342-354. (JSTOR link).

Roehl, T. 1987. Review: The American Samurai: Blending American and Japanese Managerial Practices. by J. P. Alston. Administrative Science Quarterly 32(3): 452-455. (JSTOR link).

Rosenberg, M. 1968. The Logic of Survey Analysis. Basic Books Inc. Review by J. E. Sorensen. (JSTOR link).

Robinson, D. E. 1972. Review: The evolutionary heritage of corporation man: Introducing the organizational theory of Antony Jay. Reviewed work: Corporation Man by A. Jay The Academy of Management Journal 15(3): 345-353. (JSTOR link).

Ruhl, J. 1992. Review: The Costing Heritage: Studies in Honor of S. Paul Garner by O. Finley Graves. The Accounting Historians Journal 19(1): 91-93. (JSTOR link).

Ruhl, J. M. 1995. Review of Handbook for Productivity Measurement and Improvement. Journal of Cost Management (Spring): 67-69.

Ruhl, J. M. 1995. Change management: Performance measures, and cost accounting. Journal of Cost Management (Summer): 73-79. (Ruhl reviews The Price Waterhouse Change Integration Team's Better Change: Best Practices for Transforming Your Organization and Goldratt's It's Not Luck).

Ruhl, J. M. 1995. ABM for continuous improvement, the theory of constraints, and open book management. Journal of Cost Management (Fall): 80-89. (Ruhl provides reviews of Pryor and Sahm's Using Activity Based Management for Continuous Improvement: A Step-by-Step Approach and Noreen, Smith and MacKey's The Theory of Constraints and Its Implications for Management Accounting).

Ruhl, J. M. 1995. Performance measures and reengineering. Journal of Cost Management (Winter): 48-53. (Ruhl reviews Kaplan's Measuring Corporate Performance Videos and Hammer's Reengineering the Corporation: A Manifesto for Business Revolution).

Ruhl, J. M. 1996. Fast focus on TQM: A concise guide to companywide learning and first things first. Journal of Cost Management (Spring): 87-91. (Ruhl provides a review of the two books indicated by the title).

Ruhl, J. M. 1996. Activity-based management: Lessons from the ABM battlefield and world class manufacturing: The next decade. Journal of Cost Management (Fall): 60-66. (Reviews of Player and Key's 12 ABM case studies and Schonberger's 1996 book with 16 principles for management).

Ruhl, J. M. 1996. Levers of control and when lean enterprises collide. Journal of Cost Management (Winter): 62-68. (Reviews of Simon's Levers of Control... and Cooper's When Lean Enterprises Collide).

Ruhl, J. M. 1997. The balanced scorecard and benchmarking videos. Journal of Cost Management (Winter): 52-56. (Reviews of Kaplan and Norton's The Balanced Scorecard and three benchmarking videos).

Ruhl, J. M. 1997. Review of Gokins, G. 1996. Activity-Based Cost Management: Making It Work. Journal of Cost Management (January/February): 46-47.

Ryerson, F. E. III. 1992. Review: The Institute of Internal Auditors: 50 Years of Progress Through Sharing by Dale L. Flesher. The Accounting Historians Journal 19(1): 89-91. (JSTOR link).

Salancik, G. R. 1995. Review: WANTED: A good network theory of organization. Reviewed work: Structural Holes: The Social Structure of Competition. by Ronald S. Burt. Administrative Science Quarterly 40(2): 345-349. (JSTOR link).

Salisbury, K. 2017. Book review: Strategy for business advantage. Strategic Finance (May): 18. (Review of D'Aveni. 2012. Strategic Capitalism: The New Economic Strategy for Winning the Capitalist Cold War. McGraw-Hill Education).

Schaefer, J. 1991. A review essay: The savings and loan crisis. Thrifts Under Siege by R. Dan Brumbaugh,; Other Peoples Money by Paul Zane Pilzer; Inside Job: The Looting of Americas Savings and Loans by Stephen Pizzo; Mary Fricker; Paul Muolo. The Accounting Historians Journal 18(1): 75-79. (JSTOR link).

Schaefer, J. 1992. Continuing research on the savings and loan crisis: A review essay. The S & L Insurance Mess: How Did It Happen? by Edward J. Kane; The S & L Debacle. Public Policy Lessons for Bank and Thrift Regulation by Lawrence J. White; The Greatest-Ever Bank Robbery. The Collapse of the Savings and Loan Industry by Martin Mayer. The Accounting Historians Journal 19(2): 175-180. (JSTOR link).

Schrader, W. J., R. E. Malcom and J. J. Willingham. 1970. Financial Accounting: An Input/Output Approach. Irwin. Review by P. H. Knutson. (JSTOR link).

Schwartz, H. and L. W. Gruenfeld. 1975. Review: Psychological assumptions and utopian aspirations: A critique of work in America. Reviewed work(s): Work in America: Report of a Special Task Force to the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare. Administrative Science Quarterly 20(1): 126-130. (JSTOR link).

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Staubus, G. J. 2004. On Brian P. West's Professionalism and Accounting Rules. Abacus 40(2): 139-156.

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Stewart, J. 1978. Review: Understanding women in organizations: Toward a reconstruction of organizational theory. Reviewed works: Men and Women of the Corporation. by Rosabeth Moss Kanter; The Managerial Woman. by Margaret Hennig and Anne Jardim. Administrative Science Quarterly 23(2): 336-350. (JSTOR link).

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Strong, D. F. 1971. Review: [untitled]. Reviewed work: Future Shock by A. Toffler. The Academy of Management Journal 14(1): 133-135. (JSTOR link).

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Vatter, W. J. 1963. An Introduction to Corporate Accounting Standards - An evaluation. The Accounting Review (July). (Review of Paton and Littleton monograph of 1940).

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Walker, J. W. 1967. Book review index. January 1962 through December 1966. The Academy of Management Journal 10(1): 83-95. (JSTOR link).

Walker, J. W. 1966. Book review index. January 1966 through July 1966. The Academy of Management Journal 9(4): 371-376. (JSTOR link).

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Wortman, M. S. Jr. 1970. Review: Manpower: The management of human resources. Reviewed works: The Emergence of Manpower Policy by G. L. Mangum; Manpower Challenge of the 1970's: Institutions and Social Change by S. H. Ruttenberg; The Design of Federal Antipoverty Strategy by S. A. Levitan; Making Sense of Federal Manpower Policy by S. A. Levitan and G. L. Mangum; Antipoverty Work and Training Efforts: Goals and Reality by S. A. Levitan; Manpower Planning for High Talent Personnel by E. W. Vetter; and Enterprise Planning for Change by D. Wedderburn. The Academy of Management Journal 13(2): 198-206. (JSTOR link).

Wortman, M. S. Jr. 1970. Review: Shifts in the conceptual approaches which underlie principles of management. Reviewed works: Introduction to Behavioral Science for Business by B. J. Kolasa; Managerial Process and Organizational Behavior by A. C. Filley and R. J. House; Organization and Management: A Systems Approach by F. E. Kast and J. E. Rosenzweig. The Academy of Management Journal 13(4): 439-448. (JSTOR link).

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Young, J. J. 1996. Review: Keynes by Robert Skidelsky. The Accounting Historians Journal 23(2): 123-124. (JSTOR link).

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Walton, C. C. 1967. Corporate Social Responsibilities. Wadsworth Publishing Company. Review by D. J. Hart 1971. (JSTOR link).