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Top-down, bottom-up, and structured programming

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1 Author(s)
McClure, C.L. ; Illinois Inst. of Technol., Chicago, IL, USA

The process of designing and evolving a programming system cannot be characterized as either top-down or bottom-up or any other well-structured process. The results, however, is a well-structured program. Since both approaches have the same goal either approach or a combination of the two is compatible with a structured programming philosophy.

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Software Engineering, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:SE-1 ,  Issue: 4 )