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Based on the principles of cognitive science and instructional design, Fluent C#, the first in the new Fluent Learning series, is a true tutorial that will help you build effective working models for understanding a large and complex subject: developing .NET Framework applications in C#.

 

Most introductory books just talk at you and give you “exercises” that have more to do with taking dictation than actually learning. Fluent C# is different. It guides you through learning the way your mind likes to learn: by solving puzzles, making connections, and building genuine understanding instead of just memorizing random facts.

  DETAILED INFORMATION ON HOW TO…

 

·        Write .NET applications in C# 2010

·        Leverage the incredible power of the .NET Framework Class Library

·        Apply Object-Oriented principles, Design Patterns, and best practices to your code

·        Develop desktop applications using the powerful Windows Presentation Foundation user interface API

 

Synopsis:

Based on the principles of cognitive science and instructional design, Fluent C# is a true tutorial that helps you build effective working models for understanding a large and complex subject: developing .NET Framework applications with C#. Unlike so-called "tutorials" that merely describe the material briefly, and offer an "exercise" that merely requires typing in already-provided source code, this book's carefully paced exercises closely align with the brain's natural learning processes. You will discover the material yourself- and absorb it more rapidly and effectively. Fluent C# successfully introduces you to the principles and concepts you need to use Object-Oriented Programming, Test-Driven Development, design patterns, and even the Microsoft Architectural Guidelines for building effective .NET software. It also teaches powerful C# 4.0 techniques for building presentation layers with WPF; business layers that incorporate workflow, activities, and services; and data access layers that utilizing the Entity Framework and LINQ. This book's breadth is impressive. More important, its open, inviting graphical format and exercise-driven learning approach makes learning these complex topics easier and more natural than it's ever been before.

About the Author

Rebecca M. Riordan has an international reputation as an author and application architect. Her ability to make complex technical subjects accessible and understandable has earned her books a devoted following. In 2004, her book, Seeing Data: Designing User Interfaces for Database Systems Using .NET was nominated for the prestigious Jolt award.

Table of Contents

Part I. The Big Picture: the .NET Platform

1. Application Development

2. The .NET Platform

3. The .NET Framework

 

Part II. The Fundamentals

4. Visual Studio

5. The C# Language Basics

6. The Framework Class Library

 

Part III. Principles

7. OOP & ABP in the .NET Framework

8. Design Patterns

9. Test-Driven Development

10. Designing Applications for the .NET Framework

 

Part IV. The Presentation Layer

11. Principles of User Interface Design

12. WPF Basics

13. WPF Properties & Events

14. Templates, Triggers & Styles

 

Part V. The Business Layer

15. Workflow Basics

16. Activities

17. Services

 

Part VI. The Data Access Layer

18. Entity Framework

19. LINQ

20. WPF Data-Binding

Product Details

ISBN:
9780672331046
Author:
Riordan, Rebecca M.
Publisher:
Sams
Author:
Riordan, Rebecca
Subject:
Programming Languages - C
Subject:
Computer Languages-C++
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Fluent Learning
Publication Date:
20111031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
888
Dimensions:
9.125 x 8 x 1.774 in 1547 gr

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"Synopsis" by , Based on the principles of cognitive science and instructional design, Fluent C# is a true tutorial that helps you build effective working models for understanding a large and complex subject: developing .NET Framework applications with C#. Unlike so-called "tutorials" that merely describe the material briefly, and offer an "exercise" that merely requires typing in already-provided source code, this book's carefully paced exercises closely align with the brain's natural learning processes. You will discover the material yourself- and absorb it more rapidly and effectively. Fluent C# successfully introduces you to the principles and concepts you need to use Object-Oriented Programming, Test-Driven Development, design patterns, and even the Microsoft Architectural Guidelines for building effective .NET software. It also teaches powerful C# 4.0 techniques for building presentation layers with WPF; business layers that incorporate workflow, activities, and services; and data access layers that utilizing the Entity Framework and LINQ. This book's breadth is impressive. More important, its open, inviting graphical format and exercise-driven learning approach makes learning these complex topics easier and more natural than it's ever been before.
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