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The Resource Arguments that count : physics, computing, and missile defense, 1949-2012, Rebecca Slayton, (electronic resource)

Arguments that count : physics, computing, and missile defense, 1949-2012, Rebecca Slayton, (electronic resource)

Label
Arguments that count : physics, computing, and missile defense, 1949-2012
Title
Arguments that count
Title remainder
physics, computing, and missile defense, 1949-2012
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Slayton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Slayton, Rebecca
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
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  • National security
  • National security
  • Ballistic missile defenses
  • Physicists
  • Computer scientists
  • Physics
  • Computer science
  • Technological complexity
  • Software engineering
  • United States
Label
Arguments that count : physics, computing, and missile defense, 1949-2012, Rebecca Slayton, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Software and the Race against Surprise Attack -- Framing an "Appallingly Complex" System -- Complexity and the "Art or Evolving Science" of Software -- "No Technological Solution" -- What Crisis? Software in the "Safeguard" Debate -- The Politics of Complex Technology -- The Political Economy of Software Engineering -- Nature and Technology in the Star Wars Debate -- Conclusion: Complexity Unbound -- Unpublished Sources and Notations
Control code
ebr10747530
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 325 p
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)856929636
Label
Arguments that count : physics, computing, and missile defense, 1949-2012, Rebecca Slayton, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Software and the Race against Surprise Attack -- Framing an "Appallingly Complex" System -- Complexity and the "Art or Evolving Science" of Software -- "No Technological Solution" -- What Crisis? Software in the "Safeguard" Debate -- The Politics of Complex Technology -- The Political Economy of Software Engineering -- Nature and Technology in the Star Wars Debate -- Conclusion: Complexity Unbound -- Unpublished Sources and Notations
Control code
ebr10747530
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 325 p
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)856929636

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