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Pranav Mathur
Pranav Mathur
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Is the 'self' keyword in PYTHON same as 'this' in other languages?

I'm learning about Classes and OOP in PYTHON and came across the 'self' keyword. Started wondering if it works the same as 'this' keyword in JavaScript etc.

2 Answers

It's pretty much the same.

I learned object oriented programming first in Java, and based on this module it seems that 'self' works the same as 'this' in Java. I am no expert though.