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Methodological issues in accounting research : theories, methods and issues / edited by Zahirul Hoque.

Contributor(s): Hoque, Zahirul.
Publisher: London : Spiramus, 2006Description: xix, 538 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 1904905137 (pbk.); 9781904905134 (pbk.).Subject(s): Accounting -- Research -- Methodology | Managerial accounting | Accounting -- Moral and ethical aspectsDDC classification: 657.072
Contents:
1. Introduction / Zahirul Hoque -- Part I. Positivistic Perspectives -- 2. Rational Choice Theory / Jodie Moll and Zahirul Hoque -- 3. The Human Relations Theory / Zahirul Hoque -- 4. Theorising and Testing Fit in Contingency Research on Management Control Systems / Robert Chenhall and Christopher Chapman -- 5. Agency Theory and Accounting Research: An Overview of Some Conceptual and Empirical Issues / Nava Subramaniam -- 6. Transaction Cost Economics Governance and Control Decisions / Julian Jones -- 7. Strategic Choice and Management Control Systems: A Review of Theories and Challenges for Development / Bill Nixon -- Part II. Naturalistic Research Approach -- 8. Grounded Theory: A Theory Discovery Method for Accounting Research / Joanne Lee, Hector Perara and AsheqRahman -- Part III. Institutional and Contextual Perspectives -- 9. Legitimacy Theory / Craig Deegan -- 10. Institutional Theory / Jodie Moll, John Burns and Maria Major -- 11. Stakeholder Theory / Manzurul Alam -- 12. Interpreting Management Accounting Systems within Processes of Organizational Change / Cristiano Busco. Part IV. Critical Perspectives -- 13. Critical Theory / Robin Roslender -- 14. The Labour Process / Jesse Dillard -- 15. Gandhian-Vedic Paradigm: Theorising Sustainable Development / Kala Saravanamuthu -- 16. Power and Accounting: A Guide to Critical Research / Danture Wickramansinghe -- Part V. Research Strategies and Data Analysis -- 17. Case studies and action research / Zahirul Hoque, Carol Adams and Patty McNicholas -- 18. The qualitative research tradition / Jodie Moll, Maria Major and Zahirul Hoque -- 19. Protocol Analysis / David Campbell -- 20. Financial Ratios in Quantitative Data Analysis: A Practical Guide / Susanne Trimbath -- 21. Conducting Survey Research in Management Accounting / Jamal A. Nazari, Theresa J.B. Kline and Irene M. Herremans -- 22. Reliability and Validity in Field Study Research / Anne M. Lillis -- 23. Triangulation Approaches to Accounting Research / Trevor Hopper and Zahirul Hoque -- Part VI. Ethical Issues -- 24. Dealing with Human Ethical Issues: Some Advice / Zahirul Hoque -- 25. Methodological Issues Regarding Research on Accounting Ethics / C. Richard Baker -- Part VII. Publishing Research -- 26. Publishing in Academic Accounting: Practical Advice and Healthy Iconoclasm / Timothy J. Fogarty.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

1. Introduction / Zahirul Hoque -- Part I. Positivistic Perspectives -- 2. Rational Choice Theory / Jodie Moll and Zahirul Hoque -- 3. The Human Relations Theory / Zahirul Hoque -- 4. Theorising and Testing Fit in Contingency Research on Management Control Systems / Robert Chenhall and Christopher Chapman -- 5. Agency Theory and Accounting Research: An Overview of Some Conceptual and Empirical Issues / Nava Subramaniam -- 6. Transaction Cost Economics Governance and Control Decisions / Julian Jones -- 7. Strategic Choice and Management Control Systems: A Review of Theories and Challenges for Development / Bill Nixon -- Part II. Naturalistic Research Approach -- 8. Grounded Theory: A Theory Discovery Method for Accounting Research / Joanne Lee, Hector Perara and AsheqRahman -- Part III. Institutional and Contextual Perspectives -- 9. Legitimacy Theory / Craig Deegan -- 10. Institutional Theory / Jodie Moll, John Burns and Maria Major -- 11. Stakeholder Theory / Manzurul Alam -- 12. Interpreting Management Accounting Systems within Processes of Organizational Change / Cristiano Busco. Part IV. Critical Perspectives -- 13. Critical Theory / Robin Roslender -- 14. The Labour Process / Jesse Dillard -- 15. Gandhian-Vedic Paradigm: Theorising Sustainable Development / Kala Saravanamuthu -- 16. Power and Accounting: A Guide to Critical Research / Danture Wickramansinghe -- Part V. Research Strategies and Data Analysis -- 17. Case studies and action research / Zahirul Hoque, Carol Adams and Patty McNicholas -- 18. The qualitative research tradition / Jodie Moll, Maria Major and Zahirul Hoque -- 19. Protocol Analysis / David Campbell -- 20. Financial Ratios in Quantitative Data Analysis: A Practical Guide / Susanne Trimbath -- 21. Conducting Survey Research in Management Accounting / Jamal A. Nazari, Theresa J.B. Kline and Irene M. Herremans -- 22. Reliability and Validity in Field Study Research / Anne M. Lillis -- 23. Triangulation Approaches to Accounting Research / Trevor Hopper and Zahirul Hoque -- Part VI. Ethical Issues -- 24. Dealing with Human Ethical Issues: Some Advice / Zahirul Hoque -- 25. Methodological Issues Regarding Research on Accounting Ethics / C. Richard Baker -- Part VII. Publishing Research -- 26. Publishing in Academic Accounting: Practical Advice and Healthy Iconoclasm / Timothy J. Fogarty.