Typeful programming

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In computer science, typeful programming, also known as type directed programming, is a programming style identified by widespread use of type information handled through mechanical typechecking techniques.[1] The concept was introduced in a paper of the same name by Luca Cardelli in 1991.[1]

The Haskell programming language is said to be typeful.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Cardelli, Luca (1991). "Typeful programming" (PDF). IFIP State-of-the-Art Reports. New York: Springer-Verlag (Formal Description of Programming Concepts): 431–507.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>