Issue No.04 - October-December (1984 vol.1)
M. Shaw , Carnegie-Mellon University
Modern Programming languages depend on abstraction: they manage complexity by emphazing what is significant to the user and suppressing what is not.
M. Shaw, "Abstraction Techniques in Modern Programming Languages", IEEE Software, vol.1, no. 4, pp. 10-26, October-December 1984, doi:10.1109/MS.1984.229453