On a measure of program structure

  • R. N. Chanon
Programmation Structuree Structured Programming
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 19)


Good Structure Small Program American Philosophical Society Axiomatic Definition Shared Assumption 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. N. Chanon
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  1. 1.Department of Computer SciencesUniversity of TexasAustin

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