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Architecture as a Shared Hallucination
January/February 2010 (vol. 27 no. 1)
pp. 96, 95
Architecture is just a collective hunch, a shared hallucination, an assertion by a set of stakeholders on the nature of their observable world, be it a world that is or a world as they wish it to be. This article examines the technical and social factors that give rise to the value of architecture-as-artifact.
Index Terms:
software engineering, architecture, software architecture, modeling, stakeholders
Citation:
Grady Booch, "Architecture as a Shared Hallucination," IEEE Software, vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 96, 95, Jan.-Feb. 2010, doi:10.1109/MS.2010.4
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