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The Separation Principle: A Programming Paradigm
March/April 2004 (vol. 21 no. 2)
pp. 78-87
Yasushi Kambayashi, Nippon Institute of Technology
Henry F. Ledgard, University of Toledo

This paper introduces a programming paradigm known as the principle. The separation principle is a simple and natural way of constructing programs. Its intuitive nature and ease of use make it easy to implement many different software designs. A preliminary study shows that this programming paradigm improves programs? understandability.

Index Terms:
programming paradigm, programming style, understandability
Citation:
Yasushi Kambayashi, Henry F. Ledgard, "The Separation Principle: A Programming Paradigm," IEEE Software, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 78-87, March-April 2004, doi:10.1109/MS.2004.1270767
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