The Elements of Computing Systems
by Noam Nisan, Shimon Schocken
Publisher: MIT Press 2005
Number of pages: 410
The book exposes students to a significant body of computer science knowledge, gained through a series of hardware and software construction tasks. These tasks demonstrate how theoretical and applied techniques taught in other computer science courses are used in practice.
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by Shane Pinder - InTech
The book surveys the disciplines that inhabit the study and practice of human-computer interaction. The authors are passionate advocates of innovative applications, novel approaches, and modern advances in this exciting and developing field.
by Linda Landis, et al. - NASA
Guidelines for an organized approach to software development, based on studies conducted by the Software Engineering Laboratory, an organization sponsored by the NASA/GSFC. It describes methods for each phase of a software development life cycle.
by Leslie Lamport - Addison-Wesley Professional
This book shows how to write unambiguous specifications of complex computer systems. It provides a complete reference manual for the TLA+, the language developed by the author for writing simple and elegant specifications of algorithms and protocols.
by C.A.R. Hoare - Prentice Hall
CSP is a language for describing patterns of interaction. It is supported by an elegant mathematical theory, a set of proof tools, and an extensive literature. The book is an excellent introduction to the language, and also to the mathematical theory.