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Juan Pablo Garcia

Software as a form of art

It is well known that software development is not usually associated with artistic but technical disciplines; Universities all over the planet are faced with the challenge of teaching software as an “engineering” or a “science” oriented to being exact, something that intelligently already revealed as a contradiction in itself Edsger Dijkstra in his EWD 1036 titled “On the cruelty of really teaching computing science” in 1988. A number of these phenomena have been bundled under the name “Software Engineering”.