Programming Language Fundamentals by Example

Surveying the major programming languages that have hallmarked the evolution of computing, Programming Language Fundamentals by Example provides an understanding of the many languages and notations used in computer science, the formal models used to design phases, and the foundations of languages in...

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Main Author: Stevenson, D.E.
Corporate Author: Safari, an O’Reilly Media Company
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Auerbach Publications 2006
Edition:1st edition
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Summary:Surveying the major programming languages that have hallmarked the evolution of computing, Programming Language Fundamentals by Example provides an understanding of the many languages and notations used in computer science, the formal models used to design phases, and the foundations of languages including linguistics. This textbook guides students through the process of implementing a simple interpreter with case-based exercises, questions, and a semester-long project that encompasses all of the concepts and theories presented in the book into one concrete example. It covers also such topics as formal grammars, automata, denotational and axiomatic semantics, and rule-based presentation
Item Description:Mode of access: World Wide Web
Made available through: Safari, an O’Reilly Media Company
Physical Description:256 pages
ISBN:9781000654646
0849370167
0429117124
9780849370168
9780429117121
0367453371
9780367453374