The Art and Craft of Hacking.

Hannemyr, Gisle (1998). "The Art and Craft of Hacking." Scandinavian Journal of Information Systems. 10:1, pp 255-262.

Abstract:
"Hackers" are identified as software developers sharing a specific work practice. The process of hacking and the characteristics of the resulting artifacts are discussed. Some research questions following from these findings are posed.
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Authors:
Hannemyr, Gisle