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NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyProgrammingLab does not come packaged with this content If you would like to purchase MyProgrammingLab search for ISBN-10:0134243935 /ISBN-13: 9780134243931. That package includes ISBN-10: 0134041674 /ISBN-13: 9780134041674 and ISBN-10: 0134254015 /ISBN-13: 9780134254012.


For courses in computer programming and engineering.

Beginner to Intermediate Programming in Java

Absolute Java provides a comprehensive reference to programming in the Java language. Accessible to both beginner and intermediate programmers, the text focuses around specifically using the Java language to practice programming techniques.

The Sixth Edition is extremely flexible and easily applicable to a wide range of users. Standalone and optional chapters allow instructors to adapt the text to a variety of curse content. Highly up-to-date with new content and information regarding the use of Java, this text introduces readers to the world of programming through a widely used and relevant language.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780132830317
  • Publisher: Pearson
  • Publication date: 3/23/2012
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 1272
  • Sales rank: 225,763
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 1.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Walter Savitch is Professor Emeritus of Computer Science at the University of California at San Diego. He received his PhD in mathematics from the University of California at Berkeley in 1969. Since that time he has been on the faculty of the University of California in San Diego (UCSD). He served as director of the UCSD Interdisciplinary PhD program in Cognitive Science for over ten years. He has served as a visiting researcher at the Computer Science departments of the University of Washington in Seattle and and at the University of Colorado in Boulder, and has been a visiting scholar at the Centrum voor Wiskunde en Informatica in Amsterdam.
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: GETTING STARTED

Chapter 2: CONSOLE INPUT AND OUTPUT

Chapter 3: FLOW OF CONTROL

Chapter 4: DEFINING CLASSES I

Chapter 5: DEFINING CLASSES II

Chapter 6: ARRAYS

Chapter 7: INHERITANCE

Chapter 8 POLYMORPHISM AND ABSTRACT CLASSES

Chapter 9: EXCEPTION HANDLING

Chapter 10: FILE I/O

Chapter 11: RECURSION

Chapter 12: UML AND PATTERNS

Chapter 13: INTERFACES AND INNER CLASSES

Chapter 14: GENERICS AND THE ArrayList CLASS

Chapter 15: LINKED DATA STRUCTURES

Chapter 16: COLLECTIONS, MAPS AND ITERATORS

Chapter 17: SWING I

Chapter 18: SWING II

Chapter 19: JAVA NEVER ENDS

Chapter 20: APPLETS AND HTML

Appendix 1 KEYWORDS

Appendix 2 PRECEDENCE AND ASSOCIATIVITY RULES

Appendix 3 ASCII CHARACTER SET

Appendix 4 FORMAT SPECIFICATIONS FOR printf

Appendix 5 SUMMARY OF CLASSES AND INTERFACES

INDEX 1215

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