Introduction to OOP: Chapter 1: Thinking Object-Oriented:
Why is OOP Popular?
A few possible reasons why OOP is popular:
- Hope that it will quickly and easily lead to increased productivity and increased reliability (solve the software crises)
- Hope for easy transition from existing languages
- Resonant similarity to techniques of thinking about problems in other domains
Intro OOP, Chapter 1, Slide 3
The next slide, begins a side excursion
into the notion of a paradigm, and the relationship between languages
The idea that object-oriented techniques mirror the way people solve
problems in real life is picked up again in slide 14.