Comparing Clojure with object orientation

Java is a class-based, object-oriented programming language. This object-oriented paradigm was developed in the late 1950s. It grew out of a need to reliably build larger, more complex systems than was previously possible using an imperative programming model (you can read more at Object orientation's original computation model focused on data encapsulation and object interaction through message passing versus imperative's model of statements that change the state of a program. These objects can be derived from classes, prototypes, or through some other mechanism. Object-oriented programming was first popularized in languages, such as Simula (you can ...

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