Open Source Software

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  1. The Business and Economics of Linux and Open Source; Martin Fink; Prentice Hall, 2003.
  2. The Cathedral and the Bazaar: Musings on Linux and Open Source By an Accidental Revolutionay; Eric S. Raymond; O'Reilly & Associates, 1999.
  3. Embracing Insanity: Open Source Software Development; Russel C. Pavlicek; Sams Publishing, 2000.
  4. Open Source Licensing: Software Freedom and Intellectual Property Law; Lawrence Rosen; Prentice Hall, 2004.
  5. Open Source Software Law; Rod Dixon; Artech House.
  6. Open Sources -- Voices from the Open Source Revolution; edited by Chris DiBona, Sam Ockman and Mark Stone; O'Reilly & Associates, 1999.
  7. Rebel Code: Inside Linux and the Open Source Revolution; Glyn Moody; Perseus Publishing, 2001.
  8. The Success of Open Source; Steven Weber; Harvard University Press, 2004.

Periodical Articles

  1. "Linux and Open-Source Success", IEEE Software 16:1 Jan/Feb 1999 pgs 85-89.
  2. "Software Returns to Its Source" (open-source software), PCM 18:6 Mar 23 1999 pgs 166-183.
  3. "Open Source Software Development: An Overview", IEEE Computer 34:6 Jun 2001 pgs 33-38.

Web Pages and Websites

  1. Wikipedia article "Open source".
  2. Wikipedia article "Open-source movement".
  3. Wikipedia article "Open-source software".