This volume contains the papers presented at the second workshop on Empirical Studies of Programmers. They represent a variety of approaches and topics covering the research in this area. All the chapters present research that bears on programmers. Together with the first volume edited by Elliot Soloway and Sitharama Iyengar, these chapters contribute to a growing knowledge base about how programmers go about their task and how they progress from novice to expert levels.... and the findings of other studies in varied fields (e.g., mechanical engineering and mathematical problem-solving). ... This also suggests that the tools we are designing to alleviate the breakdowns have wider applicability than softwareanbsp;...
|Title||:||Empirical Studies of Programmers|
|Publisher||:||Intellect Books - 1987|