Recoding Gender: Women's Changing Participation in Computing (MIT Press)
Recoding Gender: Women's Changing Participation in Computing (MIT Press)
Saturday, 08 March 2014

Today, women earn a relatively low percentage of computer science degrees and hold proportionately few technical computing jobs. Few people know that women were a significant presence in the early decades of computing in both the United States and Britain. Indeed, programming in postwar years was considered woman's work.


Author: Janet Abbate
Publisher: MIT Press
Date: November 2, 2012
Pages: 240
ISBN: 978-0262018067

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Becoming Functional

Author: Joshua Backfield
Publisher: O'Reilly
Pages: 152
ISBN: 978-1449368173
Print: 1449368174
Kindle: B00LH4H8TE
Audience: Developers interested in the functional approach
Rating: 3
Reviewer: Alex Armstrong 

Do you want to be non-functional? Of course not!

Beginning Visual Basic 2015

Author:  Bryan Newsome
Publisher: Wrox
Pages: 624 
ISBN: 978-1119092117
Print: 1119092116
Audience: Beginners
Rating: 4
Reviewer: Ian Elliot 

This is a rare "beginner's" book because it actually does try to talk to the complete beginner. It covers  [ ... ]

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