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United States/1977
Designed 1977
1970s languages
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Specialised Languages
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Functional Programming 

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Country: United States
Designed 1977
Published: 1977
Genus: Strict evaluation FPs
Sammet category: Specialised Languages

Functional Programming. John Backus 1977

Combinator based functional programming  system. Enormously influential paper on the functional programming paradigm, intended as  a wake-up call to programmers

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  • Backus, John (1978) Backus, John "Can programming be liberated from the von Neumann style? A functional style and its algebra of programs" (1977 Turing Award Lecture)
          in [ACM] (1978) [ACM] CACM 21(08) (August 1978).
  • Bossi, Annalisa; Ghezzi, Carlo (1984) Bossi, Annalisa; Ghezzi, Carlo "Using FP as a Query Language for Relational Data-Bases" pp25-37
          in (1984) Computer Languages 9(1)
  • Lima, I.G. (1984) Lima, I.G. "Programming Decentralised Computers" Department of Computing Science, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, 1984 Online copy
          in (1984) Computer Languages 9(1)
  • Takemiya Hiroshi, Nunokawa Hiroshi, Shiratori Nori (1990) Takemiya Hiroshi, Nunokawa Hiroshi, Shiratori Norio, Noguchi Syoichi "The Compiling Method of The Functional Language FP for Vector Processing" Abstract
          in (1990) IPSJ SIGNotes Programming Language No.025 - 002
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