Issue No.12 - December (1977 vol.10)
B.H. Barnes , National Science Foundation
Theory plays several different roles in the undergraduate curriculum. In recognition of this, both the IEEE Computer Society1 and ACM,2,3 have recommended a substantial theoretical component in the computer science/engineering curriculum.
B.H. Barnes, G.I. Davida, R.A. DeMillo, L. Landweber, H. Stone, "Theory in the Computer Science and Engineering Curriculum: Why, What, When, and Where", Computer, vol.10, no. 12, pp. 106-108, December 1977, doi:10.1109/C-M.1977.217609