Book Reviews


24 June 2013

Last year, Lonely Scholar published my book The Dawn of Software Engineering: from Turing to Dijkstra. Some reviews were already online half a year ago. In the meantime, more coverage has become available:

Martin Davis's comments can be contrasted with the remarks I make in my follow-up article on Turing:

  • E.G. Daylight. Towards a Historical Notion of ''Turing — the Father of Computer Science''. Currently under peer review for a special issue of the journal History and Philosophy of Logic. Paper available here.

See also my post on Mahoney which contains a discussion of Davis's presentation at the Turing 2012 Princeton Event.