[Haskell-cafe] SIGPLAN Programming Languages Software Award

Malcolm Wallace malcolm.wallace at me.com
Fri Jun 10 08:45:10 CEST 2011

> Curious observation:
>    Object language            Type language
>    OO (C++)            functional
>    functional (Haskell)        logical
> It makes me wonder what comes next...

To be more accurate, it was Functional Dependencies that introduced a logic programming language to the type level in Haskell.  Type Families are an explicit attempt to use instead a functional language at the type level to mirror the functional language at the value level.


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