[Recoding Gender] EBOOK / PDF


  • Hardcover
  • 247
  • Recoding Gender
  • Janet Abbate
  • English
  • 14 July 2018
  • 9780262018067

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Summary ´ Recoding Gender í PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ines postwar methods for recruiting programmers and the 1960s redefinition of programming as the masculine software engineering She describes the social and business innovations of two early software entrepreneurs Elsie Shutt and Stephanie Shirley; and she examines the career paths of women in academic computer science Abbate's account of the bold and creative strategies of women who loved computing work excelled at it and forged successful careers will provide inspiration for those working to change gendered computing cultu. Saw on the shelves at Octopus Books in the Glebe

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Summary ´ Recoding Gender í PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Untold history of women in computer science and programming from the Second World War to the late twentieth century Demonstrating how gender has shaped the culture of computing she offers a valuable historical perspective on today's concerns over women's underrepresentation in the field Abbate describes the experiences of women who worked with the earliest electronic digital computers Colossus the wartime codebreaking computer at Bletchley Park outside London and the American ENIAC developed to calculate ballistics She exam. 004082 A123 2012

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Summary ´ Recoding Gender í PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Today women earn a relatively low percentage of computer science degrees and hold proportionately few technical computing jobs Meanwhile the stereotype of the male computer geek seems to be everywhere in popular culture 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 perhaps in contrast to the manly task of building the computers themselves In Recoding Gender Janet Abbate explores the. Academic thorough misses the opportunity to really take us to the early world of computers and how women were treated Could have used a narrative structure


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  1. says: Janet Abbate Ú 6 Review [Recoding Gender] EBOOK / PDF

    Free read Recoding Gender [Recoding Gender] EBOOK / PDF An excellent history of women in computing which goes out of its way to remind readers of the absurdities women faced as the indust

  2. says: Janet Abbate Ú 6 Review [Recoding Gender] EBOOK / PDF

    [Recoding Gender] EBOOK / PDF Academic thorough misses the opportunity to really take us to the early world of computers and how women were tr

  3. says: [Recoding Gender] EBOOK / PDF

    [Recoding Gender] EBOOK / PDF well researched and thorough in its approach would definitely recommend the first 2 chapters chapter 3 if you have time i know the author acknowledges limits in the critiues and intersectionality but still i found it lacking

  4. says: Read & download ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ú Janet Abbate [Recoding Gender] EBOOK / PDF

    [Recoding Gender] EBOOK / PDF Read & download ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ú Janet Abbate 004082 A123 2012

  5. says: [Recoding Gender] EBOOK / PDF Janet Abbate Ú 6 Review Free read Recoding Gender

    [Recoding Gender] EBOOK / PDF Read & download ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ú Janet Abbate Free read Recoding Gender Nur vier von fünf weil gegen Ende etwas zu unkritisch frauenglorifizierend Aber in der ersten Hälfte sehr erhellend

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    [Recoding Gender] EBOOK / PDF Read & download ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ú Janet Abbate Janet Abbate Ú 6 Review Saw on the shelves at Octopus Books in the Glebe

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    Free read Recoding Gender Janet Abbate Ú 6 Review [Recoding Gender] EBOOK / PDF Had to return it to the library before I got to finish it but enjoyed the parts I read

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