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Intermediate Accounting
Intermediate Accounting

Intermediate Accounting, 11th Edition

ISBN10: 1264134525 | ISBN13: 9781264134526
By David Spiceland, Mark Nelson, Wayne Thomas and Jennifer Winchel
© 2023

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The Spiceland/Nelson/Thomas/Winchel author team has created the new standard in Intermediate Accounting by providing students with the most accessible, comprehensive, and current Intermediate Accounting learning system. The rigorous yet readable approach has won over instructors across the country, while the conversational and consistent voice of this highly dedicated and deeply engaged author team has significantly improved student understanding. 

The Spiceland team is committed to providing current, comprehensive, and clear coverage of Intermediate Accounting, and the newest edition continues to leverage Connect as the premier digital teaching and learning tool on the market. Spiceland/Nelson/Thomas/Winchel’s Intermediate Accounting excels in fully preparing students for the CPA exam and their future careers through the materials’ highly acclaimed conversational writing style, carefully tuned pedagogy, and wealth of online tools. The authors help students develop a better understanding of both theoretical and practical concepts, guiding them to a more complete mastery of accounting principles.

Section 1: The Role of Accounting as an Information System
Chapter 1: Environment and Theoretical Structure of Financial Accounting
Chapter 2: Review of the Accounting Process
Chapter 3: The Balance Sheet and Financial Disclosures
Chapter 4: The Income Statement, Comprehensive Income, and the Statement of Cash Flows
Chapter 5: Time Value of Money Concepts
Chapter 6: Revenue Recognition

Section 2: Assets
Chapter 7: Cash and Receivables
Chapter 8: Inventories: Measurement
Chapter 9: Inventories: Additional Issues
Chapter 10: Property, Plant, and Equipment and Intangible Assets: Acquisition
Chapter 11: Property, Plant, and Equipment and Intangible Assets: Utilization and Disposition
Chapter 12: Investments

Section 3: Liabilities and Shareholders’ Equity
Chapter 13: Current Liabilities and Contingencies
Chapter 14: Bonds and Long-Term Notes
Chapter 15: Leases
Chapter 16: Accounting for Income Taxes
Chapter 17: Pensions and Other Postretirement Benefits
Chapter 18: Shareholders’ Equity

Section 4: Additional Financial Reporting Issues
Chapter 19: Share-Based Compensation and Earnings per Share
Chapter 20: Accounting Changes and Error Corrections
Chapter 21: The Statement of Cash Flows Revisited

A: Derivatives
B: GAAP Comprehensive Case
C: IFRS Comprehensive Case
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About the Author

David Spiceland

David Spiceland is Accounting Professor Emeritus at the University of Memphis. He received his BS degree in finance from the University of Tennessee, his MBA from Southern Illinois University, and his PhD in accounting from the University of Arkansas. 

Professor Spiceland’s primary research interests are in earnings management and educational research. He has published articles in a variety of journals including The Accounting Review, Accounting and Business Research, Journal of Financial Research, Advances in Quantitative Analysis of Finance and Accounting, and most accounting education journals: Issues in Accounting Education, Journal of Accounting Education, Advances in Accounting Education, The Accounting Educators’ Journal, Accounting Education, The Journal of Asynchronous Learning Networks, and Journal of Business Education. David has received university and college awards and recognition for his teaching, research, and technological innovations in the classroom. David is a co-author on McGraw-Hill’s best-selling Intermediate Accounting text, with Mark Nelson and Wayne Thomas. 

David enjoys playing basketball, is a former all-state linebacker, and is an avid fisherman. Cooking is a passion for David, who served as sous chef for Paula Deen at a Mid-South Fair cooking demonstration.

Mark Nelson

Mark Nelson is the Anne and Elmer Lindseth Dean and Professor of Accounting at Cornell University’s S. C. Johnson Graduate School of Management. He received his BBA degree from Iowa State University and his MA and PhD degrees from The Ohio State University.

Professor Nelson has won ten teaching awards, including an inaugural Cook Prize from the American Accounting Association. Professor Nelson’s research focuses on decision making in financial accounting and auditing. His research has been published in the Accounting Review; the Journal of Accounting Research; Contemporary Accounting Research; Accounting, Organizations and Society; and several other journals. He has received the American Accounting Association’s Notable Contribution to Accounting Literature Award, as well as the AAA’s Wildman Medal for work judged to make a significant contribution to practice.

Professor Nelson served three terms as an area editor of The Accounting Review and is a member of the editorial boards of several journals. He also served for four years on the FASB’s Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council.

Wayne Thomas

Wayne Thomas is the W. K. Newton Chair in Accounting at the University of Oklahoma, where he teaches introductory financial accounting and intermediate accounting. He received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Southwestern Oklahoma State University, and his master’s and PhD in accounting from Oklahoma State University. Professor Thomas has won teaching awards at the university, college, and departmental levels, and has received the Outstanding Educator Award from the Oklahoma Society of CPAs. Wayne is also a co-author on McGraw-Hill’s best-selling Financial Accounting, with David Spiceland and Don Herrmann.  

His primary research interests are in markets-based accounting research, financial disclosures, financial statement analysis, and international accounting issues. He previously served as an editor of The Accounting Review and has published articles in a variety of journals including The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting Research, Review of Accounting Studies, and Contemporary Accounting Research. He has won several research awards, including the American Accounting Association’s Competitive Manuscript Award. Professor Thomas enjoys various activities such as tennis, basketball, golf, and crossword puzzles, and most of all, he enjoys spending time with his wife and kids.

Jennifer Winchel

Jennifer Winchel is the Carman G. Blough Associate Professor of Accounting at the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce, where she teaches courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. She received her BA degree from Illinois Wesleyan University, her MAS from Northern Illinois University, and her PhD from the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to joining UVA, she was a faculty member at the University of South Carolina’s Darla Moore School of Business. While at SC, she won the Alfred G. Smith Award for excellence in teaching. She has public accounting experience as an audit manager for PwC.

Jennifer’s research focuses on decision making in financial accounting. Her research has been published in scholarly journals, such as The Accounting Review; Contemporary Accounting Research; and Accounting, Organizations, and Society. She has presented her research at a number of universities and scholarly conferences.

In her free time, Jennifer enjoys various activities with her husband and son. She especially loves traveling with her son for soccer.


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