The gestalt analysis of programs

  • R. Lutze
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 282)


A study has been performed concerning the possibility of Gestalt perception of programs by computers. The answer focusses on the impact of the analysis technique to program understanding, its implication on the software development process and on the price of the perception technique by sketching the necessary technical solution and its complexity. In summary, Gestalt perception is possible if specific outlined processing devices can be utilized.


Precedence Relation Point Object External Representation Direct Manipulation Editing Operation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Lutze
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  1. 1.Neue Technologien/BasisentwicklungTA TRIUMPH ADLER AG NurembergGermany

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