• The productive and symbolic functions of internal control in the Chinese hotel industry

      Wang, J; Hooper, K; Sinclair, RMS (The Department of Accounting and Finance, Unitec Institute of Technology, 2013)
      The paper considers how mechanisms of internal control drawn from accounting concepts serve the “productive” and “symbolic” functions identified by Foucault (Foucault, 1980, p. 161) that are employed to control staff by ...