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Name: Java OOP: Local Classes
ID: m44346
Language: English (en)
Summary: Baldwin explains the various relationships that exist among local classes and their enclosing classes.
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: Aug 19, 2012 9:28 am +0000
Last revision to module: Aug 19, 2012 9:48 am +0000


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Version: 1.3 Nov 20, 2013 12:56 pm +0000 by R.G. (Dick) Baldwin

Version: 1.2 Nov 19, 2013 4:32 pm +0000 by R.G. (Dick) Baldwin

Version: 1.1 Aug 19, 2012 9:48 am +0000 by R.G. (Dick) Baldwin Currently viewing this version.
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