Code Complete: A Practical Handbook of Software Construction, Second Edition

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Code Complete: A Practical Handbook of Software Construction, Second Edition [Paperback] Steve McConnell (Author)

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Widely considered one of the best practical guides to programming, Steve McConnell’s original CODE COMPLETE has been helping developers write better software for more than a decade. Now this classic book has been fully updated and revised with leading-edge practices—and hundreds of new code samples—illustrating the art and science of software construction. Capturing the body of knowledge available from research, academia, and everyday commercial practice, McConnell synthesizes the most effective techniques and must-know principles into clear, pragmatic guidance.

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Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change

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Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change, 2nd Edition (The XP Series) [Paperback]

Kent Beck (Author), Cynthia Andres (Author)

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“XP is a powerful set of concepts for simplifying the process of software design, development, and testing. It is about minimalism and incrementalism, which are especially useful principles when tackling complex problems that require a balance of creativity and discipline.”

—Michael A. Cusumano, Professor, MIT Sloan School of Management, and author of The Business of Software

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