Java Programming: A Comprehensive Introduction

Author: Schildt, Herbert,Skrien, Dale
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
Category: Internet Guides & Online Services, Object-oriented Programming (OOP), Web Programming
Book Format: Paperback

Java Programming: A Comprehensive Introduction is designed for an introductory programming course using Java. This text takes a logical approach to the presentation of core topics, moving step-by-step from the basics to more advanced material, with objects being introduced at the appropriate time. The book is divided into three parts:

  • Part One covers the elements of the Java language and the fundamentals of programming. An introduction to object-oriented design is also included.
  • Part Two introduces GUI (Graphical User Interface) programming using Swing.
  • Part Three explores key aspects of Java's API (Application Programming Interface) library, including the Collections Framework and the concurrency API.

Herb Schildt has written many successful programming books in Java, C++, C, and C#. His books have sold more than three million copies. Dale Skrien is a professor at Colby College with degrees from the University of Illinois-Champaign, the University of Washington, and St. Olaf College. He's also authored two books and is very active in SIGCSE.

Table Of Contents
PART ONE: The Java Language1. Java Programming Fundamentals2. Introducing Data Types and Operators3. Program Control Statements4. Introducing Classes, Objects, and Methods5. More Data Types and Operators6. A Closer Look at Methods and Classes7. Inheritance8. Interfaces9. Packages10. Exception Packages11. Using I/O12. Multithreaded Programming13. Enumerations, Autoboxing, and Annotations14. Generics15. Applets and the Remaining Java Keywords16. Introduction to Object-Oriented DesignPART TWO: Introducing GUI Programming with Swing17. Swing Fundamentals18. Exploring Swing Controls19. Working with Menus20. Dialogs21. Threading, Applets, and PaintingPART THREE: Exploring the Java API Library22. String Handling23. Exploring java.lang24. Exploring java.util25. Using the Data Structures in the Collections Framework26. Networking with java.net27. The Concurrency UtilitiesAppendix A: Using Java's Documentation CommentsAppendix B: An Introduction to Regular ExpressionsAppendix C: Answers to Selcted Exercises
About Herbert Schildt
Herbert Schildt is a world leading programming author. He is an authority on the C, C++, Java, and C# programming languages, and a master Windows programmer. His programming books have sold more than three million copies worldwide and have been translated into all major foreign languages. He is the author of numerous best sellers including C: The Complete Reference, Java 2: The Complete Reference, Java 2: A Beginner's Guide, C#: A Beginner's Guide, and many more. Schildt holds a master's degree in computer science from the University of Illinois.


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Artist / Author Schildt, Herbert, Skrien, Dale
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