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Required Reading:

Felleisen, Findler, Flatt, Krishnamurthi How to Design Programs MIT Press, 2001

Recommended Readings:

Friedman, Felleisen The Little Schemer: Fourth Edition MIT Press, 1996
an alternative introduction to recursive programming

Friedman, Felleisen The Seasoned Schemer MIT Press, 1996
more on functional and imperative programming

Felleisen, Friedman A Little Java, A Few Patterns MIT Press, 1998
why all this matters and how it scales to Java

Strunk and White The Elements of Style Bartelby.Com, 1918
there is no better book on style in writing (anything)

Scheme Readings:

If you wish to learn to use Scheme as a tool, which is not the goal of this course, then take a look at the following:

the manuals in the Help Desk for the libraries in DrScheme

the Scheme cookbook, a collection of Scheme programming recipes

Felleisen, Findler, Flatt, Krishnamurthi How to Use Scheme. 2002


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