Some articles on structural type systems, structural, system, type, type system:
... Duck typing is similar to but distinct from structural typing ... Structural typing is a static typing system that determines type compatibility and equivalence by a type's structure, whereas duck typing is dynamic and ... The OCaml, Scala, and Go languages use structural type systems ...
... Nominative and structural type systems are Nominative type system Structural type system The differences between nominative and structural type systems are discussed in Type system Subtype ...
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—Ruth Benedict (18871948)
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—J. David Bolter (b. 1951)
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