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Name: Java OOP: Objects and Encapsulation
ID: m44153
Language: English (en)
Summary: Baldwin kicks off a new miniseries covering the necessary and most significant aspects of OOP using Java. He begins with encapsulation and objects.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: abstract class, abstract method, assignment compability, behavior, casting, class, class method, class variable, constructor, encapsulation, extends, final, implements, inheritance, inner class, instance, instance method, instance variable, instantiate, interface, Java, method, method overloading, method overriding, object, object-oriented programming, OOP, polymorphism, primitive type, public, reference, reference type, signature, state, static initializer block, subclass, superclass, toString method, variable, void
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: R.G. (Dick) Baldwin (
Copyright Holders: R.G. (Dick) Baldwin (
Maintainers: R.G. (Dick) Baldwin (

Latest version: 1.1 (history)
First publication date: Jun 7, 2012 10:59 am -0500
Last revision to module: Jul 27, 2012 3:53 pm -0500


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Version: 1.3 Jan 1, 2013 10:56 pm -0600 by R.G. (Dick) Baldwin

Version: 1.2 Dec 12, 2012 7:25 am -0600 by R.G. (Dick) Baldwin
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