Brain teasers for software masters

A Listmania! list by Johan De Geyter
 
The Pragmatic Programmer
1.  The Pragmatic Programmer by Andrew Hunt
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  "Read this and you will be hooked for life on reading books"
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Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change
2.  Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change by Kent Beck
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  "Introduction for eXtreme Programming"
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Adaptive Software Development: A Collaborative Approach to Managing Complex Systems
3.  Adaptive Software Development: A Collaborative Approach to Managing Complex Systems by James A. Highsmith
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  "My personal number 1 for agile methodologies"
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Patterns of Enterprise Application Architecture (The Addison-Wesley Signature Series)
4.  Patterns of Enterprise Application Architecture (The Addison-Wesley Signature Series) by Martin Fowler
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  "Typical Martin Fowler, rather for your brain than your programming"
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Design patterns : elements of reusable object-oriented software
5.  Design patterns : elements of reusable object-oriented software by Erich Gamma
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  "A must have"
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Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code (Object Technology Series)
6.  Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code (Object Technology Series) by Martin Fowler
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  "Nice tips and tools"
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Smalltalk Best Practice Patterns
7.  Smalltalk Best Practice Patterns by Kent Beck
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  "Lots of best practice patterns.  A must read for NON-Smalltalkers"
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Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs, 2nd Edition (MIT Electrical Engineering and Computer Science)
8.  Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs, 2nd Edition (MIT Electrical Engineering and Computer Science) by Harold Abelson
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  "Not for Wooffies"
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Joe Celko's SQL for Smarties: Advanced SQL Programming
9.  Joe Celko's SQL for Smarties: Advanced SQL Programming by Joe Celko
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  "SQL brain teaser"
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The Mythical Man-month: Essays on Software Engineering
10.  The Mythical Man-month: Essays on Software Engineering by Frederick P. Brooks Jr.
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  "Read history or repeat it."
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