CSCI 56500 - Programming Languages

Created: by Pradeep Gowda Updated: Feb 20, 2018

Stuff related to CSCI 56500. I’m taking this course during Fall 2011 semester at IUPUI, taught by Prof. Rajeev Raje.

Text book: Advanced Programming Languages Design by Raphael Finkel. This book is available online.


Control Structures


Reference books

Related Courses

Prof Weimer of Virginia university is teaching CS 6610 - Design And Analysis Of Programming Languages in Fall 2011, which is quite interesting for a student of CSCI 56500.


Interesting links

  • It appears Lua gets the multiple return idea from Prof. Liskov’s CLU language, which we studied in Chapter 2.

Open Questions

  • Do langauges that have S-expressions make it easy to implement continuations?