This Article 
   
 Share 
   
 Bibliographic References 
   
 Add to: 
 
Digg
Furl
Spurl
Blink
Simpy
Google
Del.icio.us
Y!MyWeb
 
 Search 
   
Managing State
Jan.-Feb. 2012 (vol. 14 no. 1)
pp. 80-86

Looking at your programs as dynamical systems can provide valuable insight for writing more reliable code.

1. K. Hinsen, "The Promises of Functional Programming," Computing in Science & Eng., vol. 11, no. 4, 2009, pp. 86–90.
2. C. Osaki, Purely Functional Data Structures, Cambridge Univ. Press, 1999.
3. H. Abelson and G.J. Sussman, Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs, MIT Press, 1999.

Index Terms:
Software engineering, immutable data, concurrency, functional programming
Citation:
Konrad Hinsen, "Managing State," Computing in Science and Engineering, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 80-86, Jan.-Feb. 2012, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2012.11
Usage of this product signifies your acceptance of the Terms of Use.