The Art and Science of Java

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2/19/2007
  • Publisher: Pearson

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KEY MESSAGE:InThe Art and Science of Java,Stanford professor and well-known leader in Computer Science Education Eric Roberts emphasizes the reader-friendly exposition that led to the success ofThe Art and Science of C.By following the recommendations of the Association of Computing Machineryrs"s Java Task Force, this first edition text adopts a modern objects-first approach that introduces readers to useful hierarchies from the very beginning. Introduction; Programming by Example; Expressions; Statement Forms; Methods; Objects and Classes; Objects and Memory; Strings and Characters; Object-Oriented Graphics; Event-Driven Programs; Arrays and ArrayLists; Searching and Sorting; Collection Classes; Looking Ahead. A modern objects-first approach to the Java programming language that introduces readers to useful class hierarchies from the very beginning.

Author Biography

Eric Roberts is a professor of computer science at Stanford University and author of several Addison-Wesley books, including The Art and Science of C and Programming Abstractions in C. Eric is well known for his leadership role in CS Education—he won the 2003 SIGCSE Award for Outstanding Contribution to Computer Science Education, as well as many teaching awards at Stanford. 

Table of Contents

Programming by Example
Statement Forms
Objects and Classes
The Object Memory Model
Object-Oriented Graphics
Strings and Characters
Collection Classes
Searching and Sorting
Graphical User Interfaces
Programming Patterns
Looking Ahead
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