Belverd E. Needles, Marian Powers, Crosson
South-Western College Pub; 11th edition (January 5; 2010)
Authors Needles/Powers/Crosson delivers interactive pedagogy by real-world examples illustrating accounting principles to encourage critical thinking. The Principles of Financial Accounting 11th edition revision is based on an understanding of the culture; nature; and motivations of today’s college students and on extensive feedback from instructors. These substantial changes meet the needs of college students; who not only face a business world increasingly complicated by globalization; ethical issues; and technology but also have more demands on their time. To help them meet these challenges; this etextbook shows college students how business transactions; which are the result of business decisions; are recorded in a way to show their effects on the financial statements. Built on historically strong pedagogy; this 11th edition demonstrates strengthened transaction analysis and its link to the accounting cycle.
Proven Presentation: Students learn from a trusted approach built on proper accounting principles and technical detail to ensure mastery of core accounting concepts.
Critical-Thinking Tools: New Stop & Apply features help college students develop the judgment skills they need in the modern business world. Needles/Powers/Crosson demonstrates accounting in motion!
Relevant Coverage: Chapter-opening Decision Points have been enhanced to expose college students to the changing financial reporting environment and IFRS.