9781423900962

Alice in Action with Java™

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  • ISBN13:

    9781423900962

  • ISBN10:

    1423900960

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/8/2007
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
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Summary

Alice in Action with Java, an innovative new text by Joel Adams, provides CS1 users with a meaningful and motivating introduction to object-oriented programming. Using a spiral pedagogy, Adams introduces key object-oriented topics using Alice 2.0, then circles back to the same concepts in Java. Alice was developed to help teach introductory programming techniques in a less syntax-intensive environment, and addresses some of the barriers that currently prevent many users from successfully learning to program. By initially introducing basic concepts in Alice, users will have a positive first programming experience and a foundation on which to build when they revisit those concepts in Java.

Table of Contents

Getting Started With Alice
Methods
Variables and Functions
Flow Control
Lists and Arrays
Events
From Alice to Java
Java Types and Expressions
Java Methods
Flow Control in Java
Files and Exceptions
Arrays and Lists in Java
Object-Oriented Programming
Events and GUIs
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