The little prover / Daniel P. Friedman and Carl Eastlund ; drawings by Duane Bibby ; foreword by J. Strother Moore ; afterword by Matthias Felleisen.

The Little Prover introduces inductive proofs as a way to determine facts about computer programs. It is written in an approachable, engaging style of question-and-answer, with the characteristic humor of The Little Schemer (fourth edition, MIT Press). Sometimes the best way to learn something is to...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Friedman, Daniel P., (Author), Eastlund, Carl, (Author)
Other Authors: Bibby, Duane, (Illustrator), Moore, J Strother, 1947- (writer of foreword.), Felleisen, Matthias, (writer of afterword.)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, Massachusetts : MIT Press, [2015]
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Table of Contents:
  • Intro; Contents; Foreword; Preface; 1. Old Games, New Rules; 2. Even Older Games; 3. What's in a Name?; 4. Part of This Total Breakfast; 5. Think It Over and Over and Over; 6. Think It Through; 7. Oh My, Stars!; 8. Learning the Rules; 9. Changing the Rules; 10. The Stars Are Aligned; Recess; The Proof of the Pudding; The Little Assistant; Restless for More?; Afterword; Index.