Lisp is a (family of) general purpose functional programming language(s), based on the lambda calculus, and with the ability to manipulate source code as a data structure.

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How to translate Lisp to Javascript [closed]

I have some legacy code, which uses Lisp as it's scripting language. To broaden, ease and accelerate scripting I'd like to replace Lisp by Javascript. In order to be able to built on all present ...
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How to avoid loop in a dept-search in a graph?

I must implement , in Lisp , a depth-search algorithm in an implict graph (namely a graph where I have the starting node, the goal node, and the successor function ,f, that give a node create his ...
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Why we say Lisp are Human oriented and Fortran are Machine oriented´╝č [closed]

Lisp and Fortran were the trunks of two separate evolutionary trees, one rooted in math and one rooted in machine architecture. I see this in Hackers and Painters: Big Ideas from the ...
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Where are functional languages used? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Functional Programming in Commercial Software Which problems domains are more suited to functional programming solutions I just wonder where do functional programming ...