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Alternative accounting thought and the prison-house of metaphor

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  • Walters, Melissa, 2004. "Alternative accounting thought and the prison-house of metaphor," Accounting, Organizations and Society, Elsevier, vol. 29(2), pages 157-187, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:aosoci:v:29:y:2004:i:2:p:157-187
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