The following works are either central to the ideas presented in this book or simply interesting reading for systems analysts.
Abdel-Hamid, Tarek, and Stuart Madnick. Software Project Dynamics: An Integrated Approach. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1991.
The authors have investigated the process of building software, modeled the process, and used the model to predict the implications of managerial policies. An outstanding book.
Alexander, Christopher, Sara Ishikawa, and Murray Silverstein. A Pattern Language. New York: Oxford University Press, 1977.
This fascinating book discusses how to make use of patterns when constructing buildings. By following the patterns, a builder will construct a livable and beautiful house. A similar ...