Computer Science: An Overview / Edition 7

Computer Science: An Overview / Edition 7

by J. Glenn Brookshear
     
 

New Highlights Includes a larger emphasis on the object-oriented paradigm and networking, including coverage of the World Wide Web and the Java Programming Language. Offers end-of-chapter "Questions of Ethics" in addition to discussions of ethics throughout the book. Contains new sections on digital circuitry, the client/server model, data compression, and digital… See more details below

Overview

New Highlights Includes a larger emphasis on the object-oriented paradigm and networking, including coverage of the World Wide Web and the Java Programming Language. Offers end-of-chapter "Questions of Ethics" in addition to discussions of ethics throughout the book. Contains new sections on digital circuitry, the client/server model, data compression, and digital representation of graphics. Provides a complete teaching package, including a new C++ lab manual, C and Pascal lab manuals, and a World Wide Web site.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780201781304
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
07/28/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
575
Product dimensions:
7.94(w) x 9.14(h) x 0.88(d)

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Meet the Author

J. Glenn Brookshear is a Professor Emeritus at Marquette University where he taught Formal Language, Introduction to Computer Science, and Theory of Computation. He is the author of the previous editions of Computer Science: An Overview.

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Data storage17
Ch. 2Data manipulation73
Ch. 3Operating systems109
Ch. 4Networking and the Internet135
Ch. 5Algorithms171
Ch. 6Programming languages225
Ch. 7Software engineering285
Ch. 8Data abstractions319
Ch. 9Database systems359
Ch. 10Artificial intelligence403
Ch. 11Theory of computation457
App. AASCII495
App. BCircuits to manipulate two's complement representations497
App. CA simple machine language501
App. DHigh-level language program examples503
App. EThe equivalence of iterative and recursive structures511

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