The psychology of computer programming

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Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1971 - Computers - 288 pages
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Programming as human performance; Reading programs; What makes a good program? How can we study programming? Programming as a social activity; The programming group; The programming team; The programming project; Programming as an individual activity; Variations in the programming task; Personality factors; Intelligence, or problem-solving ability; Motivation, training, and experience; Programming tools; Programming languages; Some principles for programming language design; Other programming tools.

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I found this book very helpful, in that it gave me a fresh picture of how life could be inside a high-tech organization (Info Tech in my case). Very accessible, in contrast to all the tech manuals I had to read. Read full review

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This is a great book. While it does not hold up in regards to the tech discussed, the ideas hold true. Read full review

Contents

How Can We Study
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PROGRAMMING
4
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