Pair Programming and the Re-Appropriation of Individual Tools for Collaborative Programming
Association for Computing Machinery
Although pair programming is becoming more prevalent in software development, and a number of reports have been written about it  , few have addressed the manner in which pairing actually takes place . Even fewer consider the methods employed to manage issues such as role change or the communication of complex issues. Here we contribute by highlighting the way resources designed for individuals are re-appropriated and augmented to facilitate pair collaboration.