Issue No. 02 - April-June (1984 vol. 1)
C.A.R. Hoare , Oxford University
Professional programming practice should be based on underlying mathematical theories and follow the traditions of better-established engineering disciplines. Success will come through improved education.
C.A.R. Hoare, "Programming: Sorcery or Science?", IEEE Software, vol. 1, no. , pp. 5-16, April-June 1984, doi:10.1109/MS.1984.234042