Chapter 13. Introduction To Class-Based Programming in Flash

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Brief Introduction to OOP

Object-oriented programming (OOP) is sometimes shrouded in mystery and mysticism. You might have encountered phrases such as “the zen of OOP.” But when you get right down to it, OOP is just a way of organizing code. I’d even go so far as to say that it’s the best way to organize complex or large projects.

Chapter 11, “Introducing ActionScript,” covered simple datatypes in Flash. ...

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