Specifications Approaches Express Different World Hypotheses


This paper presents four world views for developing system specifications. Each is described by first revealing its root metaphor, that is, the most primitive starting point for understanding a system. As each world view and its metaphor are described, we show how particular major current approaches to systems analysis and design fall within the view. We… (More)


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@inproceedings{Marca1993SpecificationsAE, title={Specifications Approaches Express Different World Hypotheses}, author={David A. Marca and Clement L. McGowan}, booktitle={IWSSD}, year={1993} }