Functional programming

Ben Finney ben+python at
Mon Mar 3 01:08:42 CET 2014

musicdenotation at writes:

> If Python is not a fnctional language, then which programming
> paradigmis dominant?

Python uses a mixture of programming paradigms. Object-oriented,
procedural, functional, and probably some I don't recall.

So it's not accurate to say “Python is not a functional language”. You
can do functional programming in Python. But you're not required to :-)

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