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 Mastering recursive programming

Good article on this often overlooked programming technique.

"Recursion is a tool not often used by imperative language developers, because it is thought to be slow and to waste space, but as the author demonstrates, there are several techniques that can be used to minimize or eliminate these problems. He introduces the concept of recursion and tackle recursive programming patterns, examining how they can be used to write provably correct programs. Examples are in Scheme and C."
Mastering recursive programming

 (Submitted by Noel Wed Jan 11, 2006 )


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