Synopses & Reviews
Java Programming, Fourth Edition provides the beginning programmer with a guide to developing applications and applets using the Java programming language. Java is popular among professional programmers because it can be used to build visually interesting GUI and Web-based applications. Java also provides an excellent environment for the beginning programmer - a student quickly can build useful programs while learning the basics of structured and object-oriented programming techniques.
About the Author
Joyce Farrell is the author of a wide variety of programming textbooks in addition to Java Programming. Farrell is also the author of Microsoft Visual C#, Programming Logic and Design, Just Enough Programming Logic and Design, An Object-Oriented Approach to Programming Logic and Design, and Object-Oriented Programming Using C++, all of which are published by Course Technology. Joyce has taught Computer Information Systems full time at Harper College in Palatine, Illinois, the University of Wisconsin ? Stevens Point, and McHenry County College in Crystal Lake, Illinois.
Table of Contents
1. Creating Your First Java Classes 2. Using Data Within a Program 3. Using Methods, Classes and Objects 4. More Object Concepts 5. Making Decisions 6. Looping 7. Characters, Strings and the StringBuffer 8. Arrays 9. Applets 10. Graphics 11. Introduction to Inheritance 12. Advanced Inheritance Concepts 13. Understanding Swing Concepts 14. Using Layout Managers and Events 15. Exception Handling 16. File Input and Output