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Computing as writing

Author: Daniel Punday
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota ; London [England] : University of Minnesota Press, 2015 2015
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

What does it mean to be awriter today? Is writing code for an app equivalent to writing a novel? Shouldwe change how we teach writing? Computing as Writing ponders both theimplications and  Read more...


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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Punday
ISBN: 9780816697021 0816697027 9780816696994 0816696993 9781452944982 1452944989
OCLC Number: 968244943
Notes: Includes index
Description: 1 online resource (198 pages)
Contents: ContentsPreface1. My Documents: Remembering the Memex2. Writing, Work, and Profession3. Programmer as Writer4. E-books, Libraries, and Feelies5. Invention, Patents, and the Technological System6. Audience Today: Between Literature and PerformanceConclusion: Invention, Creativity, and the Teaching of WritingAcknowledgmentsNotesIndex


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"Daniel Punday traces the idea-an idea that he shows to be pervasive-that to control computers we typically engage in a sort of writing. This insight informs our understanding of computation in Read more...

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