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A Science of Operations: Machines, Logic and the Invention of Programming (History of Computing)

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Today, computers fulfil a dazzling array of roles, a flexibility resulting from the great range of programs that can be run on them. A Science of Operations examines the history of what we now call programming, defined not simply as computer programming, but more broadly as the definition of the steps involved in computations and other information-processing activities.

Table of Contents

Introduction Babbage's Engines Semi-automatic Computing Logic, Computability and Formal Systems Automating Control Logic and the Invention of the Computer Machine Code Programming and Logic The Invention of Programming Languages The Algol Research Programme The Logic of Correctness in Software Engineering The Unification of Data and Algorithms Conclusions

Product Details

ISBN:
9781447126355
Author:
Priestley, Mark
Publisher:
Springer
Location:
London
Subject:
history of computing
Subject:
Computers Reference-History and Society
Subject:
Computer Science
Subject:
Language, literature and biography
Copyright:
Edition Description:
2011
Series:
History of Computing
Publication Date:
20131231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
343
Dimensions:
235 x 155 mm 533 gr

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Computers and Internet » Computers Reference » General
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