Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programmers

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Saturday, April 25, 2020

SICPers Podcast Episode 3

The latest episode of SICPers, in which I muse on what programming 1980s microcomputers taught me about reading code, is now live. Here’s the podcast RSS feed.

It is practically impossible to teach good programming to students that have had a prior exposure to BASIC: as potential programmers they are mentally mutilated beyond hope of regeneration. Edsger Dijkstra, “How do we tell truths that might hurt?”

As always, your feedback and suggestions are most welcome.

posted by Graham at 12:19  

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