Issue No. 04 - October-December (1984 vol. 1)
M. Shaw , Carnegie-Mellon University
Modern Programming languages depend on abstraction: they manage complexity by emphazing what is significant to the user and suppressing what is not.
M. Shaw, "Abstraction Techniques in Modern Programming Languages", IEEE Software, vol. 1, no. , pp. 10-26, October-December 1984, doi:10.1109/MS.1984.229453