ThesaHelp: references ef
Topic: arrays
Topic: running programs in a workspace or environment
Topic: history of mathematics
Topic: notation for operations
Group: mathematics
Topic: abstraction by name
 
Reference
Falkoff, A.D.,
"The evolution of APL",
SIGPLAN, 13, 8, pp. 4757, August 1978.
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Quotations
52 ;;Quote: APL uses a workspace that holds functions and data; a library holds a collection of workspaces
 54 ;;Quote: mathematical notation had a long and painful evolution
 54 ;;Quote: development of math notation: variable names, functions, symbol lists, numeric rep, vectors/etc. as entities, quantity vs. representation

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