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Software Designers in Action: A Human-Centric Look at Design Work

Van Der Hoek, Andre and Petre, Marian (2013). Software Designers in Action: A Human-Centric Look at Design Work. Chapman & Hall/CRC Innovations in Software Engineering and Software Development Series. Abingdon: Chapman and Hall/CRC.

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Abstract

This work lays the foundation for a human-centric study of software design. It compiles highly interdisciplinary contributions that together provide a broad and deep account of software designers in action. By studying the designers in practice, the book builds a real understanding of how software designers actually work. It also proposes a research agenda for the future, enabling software designers to be better supported in their work and helping newcomers become effective software designers.

Item Type: Authored Book
Copyright Holders: 2014 Taylor & Francis Group
ISBN: 1-4665-0109-X, 978-1-4665-0109-6
Keywords: software engineering; systems development; human computer interaction; product design
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
Item ID: 35490
Depositing User: Danielle Lilly
Date Deposited: 21 Nov 2012 15:29
Last Modified: 19 Dec 2013 09:43
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/35490
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