Ivor Horton's Beginning Java (Java 7 ed)

Ivor Horton's Beginning Java (Java 7 ed)

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Find out why thousands have turned to Ivor Horton for learning Java Ivor Horton's approach is teaching Java is so effective and popular that he is one of the leading authors of introductory programming tutorials, with over 160,000 copies of his Java books sold. In this latest edition, whether you're a beginner or an experienced programmer switching to Java, you'll learn how to build real-world Java applications using Java SE 7. The author thoroughly covers the basics as well as new features such as extensions and classes; extended coverage of the Swing Application Framework; and he does it all in his unique, highly accessible style that beginners love. * Provides a thorough introduction to the latest version of the Java programming language, Java SE 7 * Introduces you to a host of new features for both novices and experienced programmers * Covers the basics as well as new language extensions and classes and class methods * Guides you through the Swing Application Framework for creating Swing apps * Uses numerous step-by-step programming examples to guide you through the development process There's no better way to get thoroughly up to speed on the latest version of Java than with Ivor Horton's latest, comprehensive guide.

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Ivor Horton is one of the preeminent authors of tutorials on the Java, C, and C++ programming languages. He is widely known for the tutorial style of his books, which provide step-by-step guidance easily understood even by first-time programmers. Horton is also a systems consultant in private practice.

Contents

WELCOME xxix CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCING JAVA 1 CHAPTER 2: PROGRAMS, DATA, VARIABLES, AND CALCULATION 27 CHAPTER 3: LOOPS AND LOGIC 71 CHAPTER 4: ARRAYS AND STRINGS 113 CHAPTER 5: DEFINING CLASSES 165 CHAPTER 6: EXTENDING CLASSES AND INHERITANCE 221 CHAPTER 7: EXCEPTIONS 279 CHAPTER 8: UNDERSTANDING STREAMS 309 CHAPTER 9: ACCESSING FILES AND DIRECTORIES 335 CHAPTER 10: WRITING FILES 365 CHAPTER 11: READING FILES 415 CHAPTER 12: SERIALIZING OBJECTS 451 CHAPTER 13: GENERIC CLASS TYPES 469 CHAPTER 14: THE COLLECTIONS FRAMEWORK 517 CHAPTER 15: A COLLECTION OF USEFUL CLASSES 565 CHAPTER 16: THREADS 619 CHAPTER 17: CREATING WINDOWS 661 CHAPTER 18: HANDLING EVENTS 733 CHAPTER 19: DRAWING IN A WINDOW 787 CHAPTER 20: EXTENDING THE GUI 845 CHAPTER 21: FILING AND PRINTING DOCUMENTS 913 CHAPTER 22: JAVA AND XML 969 CHAPTER 23: CREATING AND MODIFYING XML DOCUMENTS 1031 APPENDIX A: KEYWORDS 1077 APPENDIX B: COMPUTER ARITHMETIC 1079 INDEX 1085

Product Details

  • publication date: 07/10/2011
  • ISBN13: 9780470404140
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 1152
  • ID: 9780470404140
  • weight: 1966
  • ISBN10: 0470404140
  • edition: Java 7 ed

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