Code Complete

by Steve McConnell

For more than a decade, Steve McConnell, one of the premier authors and voices in the software community, has helped change the way developers write code – and produce bettersoftware.

  • Paperback
  • Pages: 914 pages
  • Average Rating: 4.26 out of 5
  • Published June 19th 2004 by Microsoft Press
  • Original Title: Code Complete
  • ISBN: 0735619670 (ISBN13: 9780735619678)
  • Edition Language: English
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For more than a decade, Steve McConnell, one of the premier authors and voices in the software community, has helped change the way developers write code – and produce better software. Now his classic book, CODE COMPLETE, has been fully updated and revised with best practices in the art and science of constructing software. Whether youre a new developer seeking a sound introduction to the practice of software development or a veteran exploring strategic new approaches to problem solving, youll find a wealth of practical suggestions and methods for strengthening your skills. Topics include design, applying good techniques to construction, eliminating errors, planning, managing construction activities, and relating personal character to superior software. This new edition features fully updated information on programming techniques, including the emergence of Web-style programming, and integrated coverage of object-oriented design. Youll also find new code examples – both good and bad – in C++, Microsoft Visual Basic, C#, and Java, though the focus is squarely on techniques and practices.