Why Racket? Why Lisp?

Racket is a de­scen­dant of Scheme,° which in turn is a de­scen­dant of Lisp. So while Racket is not Lisp (in the spe­cific Com­mon Lisp sense), it is a Lisp (in the fa­mil­ial sense) which means that its core ideas—and core virtues—are shared with Lisp. So talk­ing about Racket means talk­ing about Lisp.

[Why Racket?Why Lisp?]

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