ERIC Number: EJ279899
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
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What Is a Programming Language?
Wold, Allen L.
Classroom Computer News, v3 n5 p46-49 Apr 1983
The nature of programing languages is discussed, focusing on machine/assembly language and high-level languages. The latter includes systems (such as "Basic") in which an entire set of low-level instructions (in assembly/machine language) are combined. Also discusses the nature of other languages such as "Lisp" and list-processing languages. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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