Correctness Concerns and, among Other Things, Why They Are Resented

  • Edsger W. Dijkstra
Part of the Texts and Monographs in Computer Science book series (MCS)


A historical perspective is provided on issues concerning the correctness of programs.


Transitive Closure Software Reliability Program Correctness Recursive Program Program Text 
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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • Edsger W. Dijkstra
    • 1
  1. 1.Burroughs CorporationUSA

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