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Dynamic typing in polymorphic languages

  • M. Abadi (a1), L. Cardelli (a1), B. Pierce (a2) and D. Rémy (a3)

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There are situations in programming where some dynamic typing is needed, even in the presence of advanced static type systems. We investigate the interplay of dynamic types with other advanced type constructions, discussing their integration into languages with explicit polymorphism (in the style of system F), implicit polymorphism (in the style of ML), abstract data types, and subtyping.

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Dynamic typing in polymorphic languages

  • M. Abadi (a1), L. Cardelli (a1), B. Pierce (a2) and D. Rémy (a3)
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