Breaking the Complexity Barrier again

  title={Breaking the Complexity Barrier again},
  author={Terry Winograd},
This paper does not describe an existing programming system. It is intended to bring together a bunch of ideas about what future programming systems might be like, and what it is necessary to do if we want to build them. Most of the stuff in it is based on ideas which come from a variety of sources -in fact from almost any computer system you know of. In particular, a lot of them are embedded in LISP, (INTERLISP and MACLISP in particualr), DDT, MULTICS, LOGO, ITS, PLANNER, CONNIVER, Hewitt 's… CONTINUE READING