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The tools we use have a profound (and devious!) influence on our thinking habits, and, therefore, on our thinking abilities.
How do we tell truths that might hurt? Published as part of Selected Writings on Computing: A Personal Perspective, Springer-Verlag, 1982.
We’ll start our exploration with general considerations about concurrency followed by moving from the simple to the more advanced usages of concurrency. We’ll visit waypoints that show various means of coordinating concurrent tasks, from predefined coordination ...