A didactic object-oriented, prototype-based visual programming environment

@article{Prez2019ADO,
  title={A didactic object-oriented, prototype-based visual programming environment},
  author={Baltasar J. Garc{\'i}a P{\'e}rez and F. Ortin},
  journal={Sci. Comput. Program.},
  year={2019},
  volume={176},
  pages={1-13}
}
Abstract Object-oriented programming is widely used in both the industry and the education areas. The most-common model of object-oriented programming is the class-based one. However, popular languages not implementing this model are gaining traction as time goes by. This alternative model is the prototype-based one, with one key characteristic: there are no classes. In this paper, a visual tool is proposed as a vehicle for learning the prototype-based object-oriented programming, present, for… Expand
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