16. Making Constructive Arguments

  1. Stephen R. Davis

Published Online: 31 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118257524.ch16

C++ for Dummies®, 6th Edition

C++ for Dummies®, 6th Edition

How to Cite

Davis, S. R. (2009) Making Constructive Arguments, in C++ for Dummies®, 6th Edition, Wiley Publishing, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118257524.ch16

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 27 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470317266

Online ISBN: 9781118257524



  • constructive;
  • arguments;
  • argumentative constructors;
  • objects;
  • member constructors


This Chapter contains sections titled:

  • Outfitting Constructors with Arguments

  • Placing Too Many Demands on the Carpenter: Overloading the Constructor

  • Defaulting Default Constructors

  • Constructing Class Members

  • Reconstructing the Order of Construction

  • Constructors as a Form of Conversion