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The software arts

Author: Warren Sack
Publisher: Cambridge : The MIT Press, 2019.
Series: Software studies (Cambridge, Mass.)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An alternative history of software that places the liberal arts at the very center of software's evolution. In The Software Arts, Warren Sack offers an alternative history of computing that places the arts at the very center of software's evolution. Tracing the origins of software to eighteenth-century French encyclopedists' step-by-step descriptions of how things were made in the workshops of artists and artisans,  Read more...
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Software arts
(DLC) 2018032131
(OCoLC)1044870713
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Warren Sack
ISBN: 9780262352369 0262352362
OCLC Number: 1082365540
Description: 1 online resource (400 pages) : illustrations.
Series Title: Software studies (Cambridge, Mass.)
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An alternative history of software that places the liberal arts at the very center of software's evolution.  Read more...

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