The Elements of Programming Style

Known as: Elements of Programming Style, The Elements of Programming Style (book) 
The Elements of Programming Style, by Brian W. Kernighan and P. J. Plauger, is a study of programming style, advocating the notion that computer… (More)
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2013
2013
Mathematics teachers want to enable students to understand mathematical objects clearly and want to use their original class… (More)
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1997
1997
Kernighan and Plauger’s The Elements of Programming Style was an important and rightly influential book. But sometimes I feel its… (More)
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1989
1989
UNIX† programmers too often fail to check for failure of system calls or functions, taking the familiar teen-age attitude that… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
A theory is presented of how a programmer goes about understanding a program. The theory is based on a representation of… (More)
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1976
Review
1976
also span the wide-range of interests that installation managers must address. Mine lie in the area of testing, verifying, and… (More)
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1974
Highly Cited
1974
These notes provide guidelines for internal program documentation and style. Although they are intended for student programmers… (More)
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1974
1974
The preoccupation with structured programming is so great these days that it is difficult to find a paper in the current… (More)
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1974
Review
1974
0cca510na11y a 600k appear5 at the r19ht t1me 0n the r19ht 5u6ject Wr1tten 1n a c1ear and c0nc15e manner wh1ch pr0mpt5 the reader… (More)
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