Pro-Erlang/pro-functional programming papers

Mats-Ola Persson <>
Thu May 18 22:12:56 CEST 2006


I have assembled the links that you sent me (I also added a few of my  
own) and made them available on 

Drop me a line if you miss any article(s)


17 maj 2006 kl. 20.42 skrev David Hopwood:

> Matthew McDonnell wrote:
>>>> Do you guys have any good pro-Erlang/pro-functional programming
>>>> paper/articles (read propaganda) lying around somewhere?
>> If you're selling the functional side of things then look at the  
>> paper
>> "Why Functional Programming Matters" by John Hughes
> Note that some of the arguments in this paper are specific to  
> languages
> that support built-in lazy evaluation, which Erlang does not have.
> -- 
> David Hopwood <>

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