Variations on a Theme: An Open Letter to C. A. R. Hoare

  • C. A. R. Hoare
Part of the Texts and Monographs in Computer Science book series (MCS)


Assignment Statement Monitor Activity Monitor State Single Resource Executable Code 
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  1. [1]
    Hoare, C.A.R., “Monitors: An Operating System Structuring Concept” Comm. ACM, 17, 10 (Oct. 1974) 549–557zbMATHCrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Bron, C., “Description of Conditional Critical Regions in Terms of P- and V-Operations.” Memorandum nr. 84, May 1975, Department of Applied Mathematics, Twente University of Technology, P.O. Box 217, Enschede, The Netherlands.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. A. R. Hoare
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceThe Queen’s University of BelfastBelfastNorthern Ireland, UK

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