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Product Description: Examining the layers of meaning encoded in code and the rhetoric surrounding it, this book offers a much-needed perspective on the intersections among software, morality, and politics. In software development culture, evangelism typically denotes a rhetorical practice that aims to convert software developers, as well as non-technical lay users, from one platform to another (e...read more

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9780415704243 | Routledge, September 9, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Examining the layers of meaning encoded in code and the rhetoric surrounding it, this book offers a much-needed perspective on the intersections among software, morality, and politics.

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Product Description: Who are computer hackers? What is free software? And what does the emergence of a community dedicated to the production of free and open source software--and to hacking as a technical, aesthetic, and moral project--reveal about the values of contemporary liberalism? Exploring the rise and political significance of the free and open source software (F/OSS) movement in the United States and Europe, Coding Freedom details the ethics behind hackers' devotion to F/OSS, the social codes that guide its production, and the political struggles through which hackers question the scope and direction of copyright and patent law...read more

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9780691144603 | Princeton Univ Pr, November 12, 2012, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Who are computer hackers?

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9780691144610 | Princeton Univ Pr, November 12, 2012, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Who are computer hackers?

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Product Description: Programmers who endure and succeed amidst swirling uncertainty and nonstop pressure share a common attribute: They care deeply about the practice of creating software. They treat it as a craft. They are professionals.   In The Clean Coder: A Code of Conduct for Professional Programmers, legendary software expert Robert C...read more

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9780137081073 | Prentice Hall, May 13, 2011, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Programmers who endure and succeed amidst swirling uncertainty and nonstop pressure share a common attribute: They care deeply about the practice of creating software.

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Product Description: Douglas Thomas offers an in-depth history of this important and fascinating subculture, contrasting mainstream images of hackers with a detailed firsthand account of the computer underground. Thomas studies novels and films (Neuromancer, WarGames, Hackers, and The Matrix) and reveals contemporary views of hackers as technological wizards, high-tech pranksters, and virtual criminals...read more

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9780816633456 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, March 1, 2002, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: The author of Cybercrime: Law Enforcement, Security, and Surveillance in the Information Age serves up a challenging new study of 'hacker' subculture, revealing its role in shaping the Internet and the values of the new 'digital age.

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9780816633463 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, June 1, 2003, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Douglas Thomas offers an in-depth history of this important and fascinating subculture, contrasting mainstream images of hackers with a detailed firsthand account of the computer underground.

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Explains how the fundamental principles of the hacker--in the original meaning of the word--have transformed the Internet Age by promoting the power of free and open information, rejecting rigid time divisions, and promolgated a new social model organized around the spirit of play and the economy of free exchange. 35,000 first printing.

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9780375505669 | Random House Inc, November 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Examines the ethos of the information age as represented by the values of the original computer hackers--enthusiastic programmers who share their work with others in a spirit of openness and cooperation.

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