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Some History of Functional Programming Languages

Turner, David A. (2013) Some History of Functional Programming Languages. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, . pp. 1-20. ISSN 0302-9743. (doi:10.1007/978-3-642-40447-4_1) (KAR id:88959)

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Abstract

We study a series of milestones leading to the emergence of lazy, higher order, polymorphically typed, purely functional programming languages. An invited lecture given at TFP12, St Andrews University, 12 June 2012.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1007/978-3-642-40447-4_1
Uncontrolled keywords: Pattern Match, Functional Programming, Functional Language, Graph Reduction, Lambda Calculus
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science) > QA 76 Software, computer programming,
Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science) > QA 76 Software, computer programming, > QA76.17 History of computing
Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science) > QA 9 Formal systems, logics
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences > School of Computing
Depositing User: David Turner
Date Deposited: 01 Jul 2021 11:29 UTC
Last Modified: 29 Jun 2022 20:53 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/88959 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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