Essentials of Programming Languages, Second Edition

Essentials of Programming Languages, Second Edition

By Daniel P. Friedman, Christopher T. Haynes and Mitchell Wand

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This textbook offers a deep understanding of the essential concepts of programming languages. The approach is analytic and hands-on. The text uses interpreters, written in Scheme, to express the semantics of many essential language elements in a way that is both clear and directly executable. It also examines some important program analyses. Extensive exercises explore many design and implementation alternatives.

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Out of Print ISBN: 9780262062176 408 pp. | 8 in x 9 in