Java: An Introduction to Problem Solving and Programming, Global Edition (8th edition)

Java: An Introduction to Problem Solving and Programming, Global Edition (8th edition)

By: Walter Savitch (author)Mixed Media

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For courses in introductory Computer Science courses using Java, and other introductory programming courses in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, CIS, MIS, IT, and Business. A Concise, Accessible Introduction to Java Programming Ideal for a wide range of introductory computer science courses, Java: An Introduction to Problem Solving and Programming, 8th Edition introduces students to object-oriented programming and important concepts such as design, testing and debugging, programming style, interfaces and inheritance, and exception handling. A concise, accessible introduction to Java, the text covers key Java language features in a manner that resonates with introductory programmers. Objects are covered early and thoroughly in the text. The author's tried-and-true pedagogy incorporates numerous case studies, programming examples, and programming tips, while flexibility charts and optional graphics sections allow instructors to order chapters and sections based on their course needs. This 8th Edition incorporates new examples, updated material, and revisions. Also available with Pearson MyLab Programming MyLab (TM) Programming is an online learning system designed to engage students and improve results. Pearson MyLab Programming consists of programming exercises correlated to the concepts and objectives in this book. Through practice exercises and immediate, personalized feedback, Pearson MyLab Programming improves the programming competence of beginning students who often struggle with the basic concepts of programming languages.


1. Introduction to Computers and Java 2. Basic Computation 3. Flow of Control: Branching 4. Flow of Control: Loops 5. Defining Classes and Methods 6. More About Objects and Methods 7. Arrays 8. Inheritance, Polymorphism, and Interfaces 9. Exception Handling 10. Streams, File I/O, and Networking 11. Recursion 12. Dynamic Data Structures and Generics Appendices: 1. Getting Java 2. Running Applets 3. Protected and Package Modifiers 4. The DecimalFormat Class 5. Javadoc 6. Differences Between C++ and Java 7. Unicode Character Codes 8. Introduction to Java 8 Functional Programming 9. The Iterator Interface 10. Cloning 11. Java Reserved Keywords

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781292247472
  • Format: Mixed Media
  • Number Of Pages: 1056
  • ID: 9781292247472
  • weight: 1500
  • ISBN10: 1292247479
  • edition: 8th edition

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