|"declarative" language design pros/cons firstname.lastname@example.org (Dev Object) (2004-12-01)|
|Re: "declarative" language design pros/cons email@example.com (2004-12-05)|
|Date:||5 Dec 2004 21:33:06 -0500|
|Organization:||Department of Computer Science, University of Copenhagen|
|Posted-Date:||05 Dec 2004 21:33:06 EST|
Dev Object <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I am trying to learn more about "declarative" language design pros/cons
> vis-a-vis "imperative" approach.
> Are there are any papers that are recommended reading to better grasp
> the concept and the associated trade-offs in design, complexity of
> translator tools, challenges in grammar design, peformance and
> verification tools ?
I doubt grammar design complexity is influenced by declarative versus
A few articles/sites that may if interest for some of th eother
John Hughes, "Why Functional Programming Matters",
Paul Hudak and Mark P. Jones, Haskell vs. Ada vs. C++ vs. Awk vs. ...
An Experiment in Software Prototyping Productivity,
The Great Computer Language Shootout
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