[plt-scheme] Re: More pedagogic stuff

From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Wed Aug 13 10:17:21 EDT 2008

On Aug 13, 2008, at 9:57 AM, wooks wrote:

> On Aug 11, 8:14 am, "Grant Rettke" <gret... at acm.org> wrote:
>> On Mon, Aug 11, 2008 at 5:33 AM, wooks <woo... at hotmail.com> wrote:
>>> On Aug 10, 1:52 pm, "Shriram Krishnamurthi" <s... at cs.brown.edu>  
>>> wrote:
>>>> Is there a point here beyond that this author seems to be  
>>>> hopelessly
>>>> outdated in his understanding of CS?
>>> Assuming this is true, what does it say about the organisation that
>>> gave him the platform to publish his view.
>> It says that well-spoken people won't publish under that  
>> organization.
> The organisation is not some ragtag setup but the British Computer
> Society.

They just qualified themselves as such :-) And don't think ACM is any

> It would be great to see them publish  a rejoinder from someone in  
> PLT.

Start by writing a reader's rebuttal that points to PLT.

-- Matthias

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