The Resource The mythical man-month : essays on software engineering, Frederick P. Brooks, Jr

The mythical man-month : essays on software engineering, Frederick P. Brooks, Jr

Label
The mythical man-month : essays on software engineering
Title
The mythical man-month
Title remainder
essays on software engineering
Statement of responsibility
Frederick P. Brooks, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
These essays draw from Brooks' experience as project manager for the IBM System/360 computer family and then for OS/360, its massive software system. Now, 20 years after the initial publication of his book, Brooks has revisited his original ideas and added new thoughts and advice. -- from publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brooks, Frederick P.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.758
LC item number
.B75 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Software engineering
  • Information technology projects
  • Information technology projects
  • Software engineering
  • Programmatuurtechniek
Label
The mythical man-month : essays on software engineering, Frederick P. Brooks, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Anniversary ed. has four new chapters
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-308) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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 the parts -- Hatching a catastrophe -- The other face -- No silver bulled--essence and accident -- "No silver bullet" refired -- Propositions of The Mythical man-month: true or false? -- The Mythical man-month after 20 years
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Anniversary ed.
Extent
xiii, 322 pages
Isbn
9780201835953
Lccn
94036653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31166617
  • (OCoLC)ocm31166617
Label
The mythical man-month : essays on software engineering, Frederick P. Brooks, Jr
Publication
Copyright
Note
Anniversary ed. has four new chapters
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-308) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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 the parts -- Hatching a catastrophe -- The other face -- No silver bulled--essence and accident -- "No silver bullet" refired -- Propositions of The Mythical man-month: true or false? -- The Mythical man-month after 20 years
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Anniversary ed.
Extent
xiii, 322 pages
Isbn
9780201835953
Lccn
94036653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31166617
  • (OCoLC)ocm31166617

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