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The Role of Memory in Object-based and Object-oriented Languages

  • Eric G. Wagner
Conference paper
Part of the Workshops in Computing book series (WORKSHOPS COMP.)

Abstract

This paper introduces a mathematical memory model appropriate for programming languages with both ground types and objects, and uses the model to explore a number of programming constructs related to an elementary inheritance, overloading, and class specification.

Keywords

Natural Transformation Garbage Collection Partial Functor Unique Object Instance Variable 
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Copyright information

© British Computer Society 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Eric G. Wagner
    • 1
  1. 1.Wagner MathematicsGarrisonUSA

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