Thorough grounding in programming concepts and problem-solving
Gradual introduction to object-oriented programming techniques, beginning in Chapter 2
Testing Track, color coded in TOC and page margins, emphasizes content and pedagogy that supports test-driven approach to programming.
Graphics Track, color coded in TOC and page margins, emphasizes optional graphics material.
Programming Projects in LabRat
* Updated programming assignments reflect test-driven methodology
* LabRat tool permits automated submission and grading of students programs
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Let Cay Horstmann teach you to think like a programmer!
If you really want to master Java, it's not enough to know the code. you must begin to think like a programmer, and in this newest edition of his bestselling guide, Java Concepts, programming guru Cay Horstmann shows you how.
Updated to integrate Java 6, Java Concepts, Fifth Edition introduces you to fundamental programming techniques and design skills that are crucial to learning how to program. Drawing on his many years of experience as an expert programmer and teacher, Horstmann brings out the most important elements of computing, problem solving, and program design.
Thanks to Horstmann's proven formula, you'll complete this book with a thorough grounding ion programming concepts and problem-solving and get quickly up to speed writing efficient and successful programs.
FEATURES OF THE NEW FIFTH EDITION:
CAY S. HORSTMANN is a Professor of Computer Science in the Department of Computer Science at San Jose State University. He is an experienced professional programmer and was Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for Preview Systems, Inc. He is also a consultant for major corporations, universities and organizations on C++, Java, Windows, and Internet programming. Horstmann is the author of many successful professional and academic books, including Object Oriented Design and Patterns, Big Java, Big C++, Computing Concepts with C++ Essentials ( all with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.), and core Java (Sun Microsystems Press), with Gary Cornell.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Wiley, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0470181605