Advanced Python 3 Programming Techniques [NOOK Book]

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This short cut is taken from Programming in Python 3: A Complete Introduction to the Python Language (Addison-Wesley, 2009) and provides self-containedcoverage of Python’s advanced features. Most of the techniques covered arenot needed every day, but in the right circumstances they can make a crucialdifference, allowing us to write clean and straightforward code rather thanhaving to resort to hacks and workarounds to achieve what we need. The shortcut explains a range of procedural, object-oriented, and ...

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Advanced Python 3 Programming Techniques

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Overview

This short cut is taken from Programming in Python 3: A Complete Introduction to the Python Language (Addison-Wesley, 2009) and provides self-containedcoverage of Python’s advanced features. Most of the techniques covered arenot needed every day, but in the right circumstances they can make a crucialdifference, allowing us to write clean and straightforward code rather thanhaving to resort to hacks and workarounds to achieve what we need. The shortcut explains a range of procedural, object-oriented, and functional-style techniques,and the information provided will be a considerable addition to mostPython programmers’ toolboxes.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780321637710
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • Publication date: 2/27/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 68
  • Sales rank: 428,715
  • File size: 683 KB

Meet the Author

Mark Summerfield is a computer science graduate with many years experience working in the software industry, primarily as a programmer. He also spent almost three years as Trolltech’s documentation manager during which he founded and edited Trolltech’s technical journal, Qt Quarterly. (Trolltech is now Nokia’s Qt Software.) Mark is the coauthor of C++ GUI Programming with Qt 4, and author of Rapid GUI Programming with Python and Qt: The Definitive Guide to PyQt Programming and Programming in Python 3: A Complete Introduction to the Python Language (from which this short cut is taken).Mark owns Qtrac Ltd., www.qtrac.eu, where he works as an independent author, editor, trainer, and consultant, specializing in C++, Qt, Python, and PyQt.

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Table of Contents

Section 1: What This Short Cut Covers 3

Section 2: Branching Using Dictionaries 4

Section 3: Generator Expressions and Functions 5

Section 4: Dynamic Code Execution 9

Section 5: Local and Recursive Functions 16

Section 6: Function and Method Decorators 21

Section 7: Function Annotations 25

Section 8: Controlling Attribute Access 27

Section 9: Functors 31

Section 10: Context Managers 33

Section 11: Descriptors 37

Section 12: Class Decorators 42

Section 13: Abstract Base Classes 45

Section 14: Multiple Inheritance 52

Section 15: Metaclasses 54

Section 16: Functional-Style Programming 59

Section 17: Descriptors with Class Decorators 63

Section 18: About the Author 65

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