Modeling Languages: Syntax, Semantics and all that Stuff


Motivated by the confusion surrounding the proper definition of complex modeling languages, especially the UML, we discuss the distinction between syntax and true semantics, and the nature and purpose of each.

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@inproceedings{Harel2004ModelingLS, title={Modeling Languages: Syntax, Semantics and all that Stuff}, author={David Harel and Bernhard Rumpe}, year={2004} }