Poetry Madness
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Interviews | April 8, 2014

Shawn Donley: IMG Gabrielle Zevin: The Powells.com Interview



Gabrielle ZevinThe American Booksellers Association collects nominations from bookstores all over the country for favorite forthcoming titles. The Storied Life of... Continue »
  1. $17.47 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry

    Gabrielle Zevin 9781616203214

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$150.70
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
5 Partner Warehouse Computer Languages- Java

More copies of this ISBN

Big Java: Compatible With Java 5, 6 and 7 (4TH 10 - Old Edition)

by

Big Java: Compatible With Java 5, 6 and 7 (4TH 10 - Old Edition) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

No one brews up a better Java guide than Cay Horstmann, and in this Fourth Edition of Big Java he's created his best one yet. Thoroughly updated to include Java 7, this edition of Horstmann's best-selling text helps students absorb computing concepts and programming principles, develop strong problem-solving skills, and become better programmers, all while exploring the elements of Java that are needed to write real-life programs.

In preparing the new edition, special attention was given to the quality and variety of exercise material- from skill-oriented multiple-choice questions to short code-completion exercises to multi-step lab exercises-offering instructors more ways to engage students at different levels, and providing more practice to students who need it.

A top-notch introductory text for beginners, Big Java, Fourth Edition is also a thorough reference guide for students and professionals alike to Java technologies, Internet programming, database access, and many other areas of computer science.

NEW TO THIS

Synopsis:

This book introduces programmers to objects at a gradual pace. The syntax boxes are revised to show typical code examples rather than abstract notation. This includes optional example modules using Alice and Greenfoot. The examples feature annotations with dos and don'ts along with cross references to more detailed explanations in the text. New tables show a large number of typical and cautionary examples. New programming and review problems are also presented that ensure a broad coverage of topics. In addition, Java 7 features are included to provide programmers with the most up-to-date information.

Table of Contents

Preface.

Special Features.

Chapter 1 Introduction.

Chapter 2 Using Objects.

Chapter 3 Implementing Classes.

Chapter 4 Fundamental Data Types.

Chapter 5 Decisions.

Chapter 6 Iteration.

Chapter 7 Arrays and Array Lists.

Chapter 8 Designing Classes.

Chapter 9 Interfaces and Polymorphism.

Chapter 10 Inheritance.

Chapter 11 Input/Output and Exception Handling.

Chapter 12 Object-Oriented Design.

Chapter 13 Recursion.

Chapter 14 Sorting and Searching.

Chapter 15 An Introduction to Data Structures.

Chapter 16 Advanced Data Structures.

Chapter 17 Generic Programming.

Chapter 18 Graphical User Interfaces (Advanced).

Chapter 19 Streams and Binary Input/Output (Advanced).

Chapter 20 Multithreading (Advanced).

Chapter 21 Internet Networking (Advanced).

Chapter 22 Relational Databases (Advanced).

Chapter 23 XML (Advanced).

Chapter 24 WEB Applications (Advanced).

Appendix A The Basic Latin and Latin-1 Subsets of Unicode.

Appendix B Java Operator Summary.

Appendix C Java Reserved Word Summary.

Appendix D The Java Library.

Appendix E Java Syntax Summary.

Appendix F HTML Summary.

Appendix G Tool Summary.

Appendix H JAVADOC Summary.

Appendix I Number Systems.

Appendix J Bit and Shift Operators.

Appendix K UML Summary.

Appendix L Java Language Coding Guidelines.

Glossary.

Index.

Illustration Credits.

Alphabetical List of Syntax Boxes.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780470509487
Author:
Horstmann, Cay S.
Publisher:
John Wiley & Sons
Subject:
Java (Computer program language)
Subject:
Programming Languages - Java
Subject:
Computer Languages-Java
Subject:
Object Technologies - Java
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20091230
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
1168
Dimensions:
9.90x7.90x1.50 in. 4.01 lbs.

Related Subjects

Computers and Internet » Computer Languages » Java
Computers and Internet » Networking » General
Science and Mathematics » Materials Science » General

Big Java: Compatible With Java 5, 6 and 7 (4TH 10 - Old Edition) New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$150.70 In Stock
Product details 1168 pages John Wiley & Sons - English 9780470509487 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This book introduces programmers to objects at a gradual pace. The syntax boxes are revised to show typical code examples rather than abstract notation. This includes optional example modules using Alice and Greenfoot. The examples feature annotations with dos and don'ts along with cross references to more detailed explanations in the text. New tables show a large number of typical and cautionary examples. New programming and review problems are also presented that ensure a broad coverage of topics. In addition, Java 7 features are included to provide programmers with the most up-to-date information.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.