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Publications

A selection of publications produced by members of the Warwick History of Computing Research Group.

D.J. Rutter, From Diversity to Convergence: British Computer Networks and the Internet, 1970-1995, PhD thesis, Warwick University, 2005.

M. Campbell-Kelly, “Not All Bad: An Historical Perspective on Software Patents”, Michigan Telecommunications and Technology Law Review 11(2) pp. 191-248, 2005.

S.B. Russ, The Mathematical Works of Bernard Bolzano, Oxford University Press, 2004.

M. Campbell-Kelly and W. Aspray, Computer: A History of the Information Machine, 2nd ed., Westview Press, 2004.

M. Campbell-Kelly and R. Hamilton, "From National Champions to Little Ventures: The NEB and the Second Wave of IT in Britain 1975-1985" in Richard Coopey (ed), Information Technology Policy: An International History, Oxford University Press, pp. 169-186, 2004.

M. Campbell-Kelly, "Software Industry", Dictionary of American History, Thomson Gale, vol 7, pp. 439-443, 2003.

M. Campbell-Kelly, M.G. Croarken, E. Robson and R. Flood (eds.), Sumer to Spreadsheets: The History of Mathematical Tables, Oxford University Press, 2003.

M. Campbell-Kelly, From Airline Reservations to Sonic the Hedgehog: A History of the Software Industry, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2003.

D. Clark, Enclosing the Field: From Mechanization of Thought Processes to Computer Science, PhD thesis, Warwick University, 2003.

M. Campbell-Kelly, “Software Patents”, Milken Institute Review 5(4), pp. 26-37, 2003.

M.G. Croarken, “Providing Longitude for All: The Eighteenth Century Computers of the Nautical Almanac”, Journal of Maritime Research, October 2002.

M.G. Croarken, “Astronomical Labourers: Maskelyne's Assistants at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, 1765-1811”, Notes and Records of the Royal Society 57(3), pp. 285-298, 2003.

M. Campbell-Kelly, “Software as an Economic Activity”, in U. Hashagen, R. Keil-Slawik, and A. Norberg (eds.), History of Computing - Software Issues, Berlin: Springer-Verlag, Berlin, pp. 185-202, 2002.

M. Campbell-Kelly, “Computers in the Marketplace”, in A. Akera and F. Nebeker (eds.), From 0 to 1: An Authoritative History of Modern Computing, Oxford University Press, pp. 177-188, 2002.

M. Campbell-Kelly, “Turing's Papers on Programming”, in R.O. Gandy and C.E.M. Yates (ed), Collected Works of A.M. Turing, Vol. 4: Mathematical Logic, North-Holland, pp. 243-250, 2001.

M. Campbell-Kelly, “Information Technology and Organizational Change in the British Census, 1801-1911”, in J. Yates and J. Van Maanen (eds.), Information Technology and Organizational Transformation, London: Sage, pp. 35-58, 2001.

M. Campbell-Kelly, “Not Only Microsoft: The Maturing of the Personal Computer Software Industry, 1982-1995”, Business History Review 75 pp. 103-145, 2001.

M.G. Croarken and M. Campbell-Kelly, “Beautiful Numbers: The Rise and Decline of the British Association Mathematical Tables Committee, 1871-1965”, Annals of the History of Computing 22, pp. 44-61, 2000.

M. Campbell-Kelly, “The EDSAC Simulator”, in P. Rojas and U. Hashagen (eds), The First Computers - History and Architectures, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, pp. 397-416, 2000.

M.G. Croarken and L.J. Comrie, “A Forgotten Figure in the History of Numerical Computation”, Mathematics Today 36(4), pp. 114-118, 2000.