To illustrate the
type of material that is included in the book, I have included
a number of chapters from different sections. These are:
Explains the goals and structure of the book.
6: Software Requirements. This chapter introduces requirements
engineering and discusses the nature of software requirements.
26: Software Cost Estimation. This chapter introduces
the problem of software cost estimation, including some discussion
of software productivity. It includes a brief description
of the COCOMO II cost model.
Defines commonly used software engineering terms.
list for the 8th edition showing all chapters and sections (pdf).