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Name: Java1616: Polymorphism and Interfaces, Part 1
ID: m44195
Language: English (en)
Summary: According to Baldwin, if you don't understand the Java interface, you don't understand Java. There is very little, if anything useful that can be done using Java without understanding and using the Java interface.
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 (Baldwin@DickBaldwin.com)
Copyright Holders: R.G. (Dick) Baldwin (Baldwin@DickBaldwin.com)
Maintainers: R.G. (Dick) Baldwin (Baldwin@DickBaldwin.com)

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Jul 26, 2012 2:02 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Dec 12, 2012 7:38 am -0600

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Version: 1.3 Jan 1, 2013 11:02 pm -0600 by R.G. (Dick) Baldwin
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Version: 1.2 Dec 12, 2012 7:38 am -0600 by R.G. (Dick) Baldwin Currently viewing this version.
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Version: 1.1 Jul 27, 2012 4:07 pm -0500 by R.G. (Dick) Baldwin
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