Functional programming

Steven D'Aprano steve+comp.lang.python at
Mon Mar 3 02:54:47 CET 2014

On Mon, 03 Mar 2014 06:14:09 +0700, musicdenotation wrote:

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

Object oriented and procedural are about equally dominant, with a strong 
influence from functional paradigm.

There are small amounts of imperative paradigm (e.g. the import and del 
statements), and you can use iterators and generators to program using a 
pipelining paradigm.

Steven D'Aprano

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