Structured Types in General — The Array Type in Particular

  • Kathleen Jensen
  • Niklaus Wirth


Simple types (ordinal and real types) are unstructured types. The other types in Pascal are structured types and pointer types. As structured statements are compositions of other statements, structured types are compositions of other types. It is the type(s) of the components and — most importantly — the structuring method that characterize a structured type.


Structure Type Component Type Array Variable Entire Array Real Type 
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© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kathleen Jensen
    • 1
  • Niklaus Wirth
    • 2
  1. 1.Digital Equipment CorporationOffice AutomationReadingEngland, UK
  2. 2.Institut fuer InformatikETH-ZentrumZurichSwitzerland

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