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A Guide to Programming in Java, Second Edition for Java SE 5 and Java SE 6

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A Guide to Programming in Java Second Edition for Java SE 5 and Java SE 6 - Text (hardcover) with CD
ISBN: 978-1-58003-122-6

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Pages: 400 | Copyright: 2007

Author(s): Beth Brown


A Guide to Programming in Java, Second Edition, emphasizes the development of good problem-solving and programming skills in a clear, easy-to-understand format. It was developed for the AP Computer Science curriculum with complete coverage of the APCS A Java Subset and an introduction to some AB topics.

  • Ideal for an introductory programming course.
  • Includes complete coverage of the Advanced Placement Computer Science A topics.
  • Object-oriented programming is taught from the very start of the textbook.
Table of Contents

1. An Introduction to Computers.
Applets and Web Programming.
Introducing Java.
4. Variables and Constants.
5. Conditional Control Structures.
6. Loop Structures and Strings.
7. Chapter Methods.
8. Classes and Object-Oriented Development.
9.Inheritance and Polymorphism.
10. Arrays.
11. GUIS and Event-Driven Programming.
12. File and Exception Handling.
13. Recursion and Advanced Algorithms.
14. Data Structures.

Author Bio

Beth Brown is a computer science graduate from Florida Atlantic University. She has coauthored a number of applications and programming text and their accompanying Teacher Resource materials. She has taught computer applications and programming at the high school level.