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Apr052008

Discussion between Erik Meijer and Bertrand Meyer

Here is a fascinating video discussion between functional programming expert Erik Meijer and object oriented programming guru Bertrand Meyer.  It covers various areas of Meyer's work including Eiffel contracts and his SCOOP concurrency mechanism.   I particularly like the comparison, that comes up in the last 10 minutes, between the Haskell pure functional vs monadic divide and the Eiffel command-query separation principle. 

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