The mythical man-month: essays on software engineering

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Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., 1975 - Computers - 195 pages
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The tar pit. The mythical man-month. The surgical team; Aristocracy, democracy, and system design. The second-system effect. Passing the word. Why did the tower of babel fail? Calling the shot. Ten pounds in a five-pound sack. The documentary hypothesis. Plan to throw one away. Sharp tools. The whole and parts. Hatching a catastrophe. The other face.

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Review: The Mythical Man-Month: Essays on Software Engineering

User Review  - Nathan Glenn - Goodreads

I probably should re-read this when I have more experience working on software teams. Right now, I don't have much of a basis to apply the content to. The author describes the lessons he learned ... Read full review

Review: The Mythical Man-Month: Essays on Software Engineering

User Review  - Paul Weinstein - Goodreads

Two suggestions for those considering reading this book near the 20th anniversary of this 20th anniversary edition: 1) This book is a collection of essays written over the course of a 40 year career ... Read full review

Contents

The Tar Pit
3
The Mythical ManMonth
13
The Surgical Team
29
Copyright

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