Recentering Computer Science

P. Denning, A.D. McGettrick

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Abstract

The recent decreases of enrollment in computer science programs signal a chasm between our historical emphasis on programming and the contemporary concerns of those choosing careers.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)15-19
Number of pages4
JournalCommunications - ACM
Volume48
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005

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Keywords

  • computer science teaching
  • computer programming
  • education

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Denning, P. ; McGettrick, A.D. / Recentering Computer Science. In: Communications - ACM. 2005 ; Vol. 48, No. 11. pp. 15-19.
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