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Now integrating Java 5 throughout, this reference introduces Java programming fundamentals – including problem-solving, object-oriented programming, GUI programming, data structures, networking, internationalization, advanced GUI programming, and Web programming.  Includes many new illustrations. Enhances examples throughout, using small, simple, and stimulating examples to demonstrate concepts and techniques.  Offers anearlier introduction to writing programs than the previous edition. Features a new chapter on recursion, expanding treatment from earlier editions.  A useful reference for anyone interested in learning more about programming.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780132221580
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Publication date: 7/13/2006
  • Series: GOAL Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 1328
  • Product dimensions: 8.10 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 1.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Y. Daniel Liang is the author and editor of the Prentice Hall Liang Java Series. His innovative Java texts have been adopted by many universities throughout the world. Dr. Liang is currently a Yamacraw professor of software engineering in the School of Computing at Armstrong Atlantic State University, Savannah, Georgia.
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Table of Contents

Pt. 1 Fundamentals of programming 1
Ch. 1 Introduction to computers, programs, and Java 3
Ch. 2 Primitive data types and operations 27
Ch. 3 Selection statements 67
Ch. 4 Loops 95
Ch. 5 Methods 129
Ch. 6 Arrays 169
Pt. 2 Object-oriented programming 211
Ch. 7 Objects and classes 213
Ch. 8 Strings and text I/O 261
Ch. 9 Inheritance and polymorphism 301
Ch. 10 Abstract classes and interfaces 341
Ch. 11 Object-oriented design 371
Pt. 3 GUI programming 397
Ch. 12 Getting started with GUI programming 399
Ch. 13 Graphics 425
Ch. 14 Event-driven programming 463
Ch. 15 Creating user interfaces 491
Ch. 16 Applets and multimedia 535
Pt. 4 Exception handling, I/O, and recursion 575
Ch. 17 Exceptions and assertions 577
Ch. 18 Binary I/O 605
Ch. 19 Recursion 635
Pt. 5 Data structures 657
Ch. 20 Lists, stacks, queues, trees, and heaps 659
Ch. 21 Generics 693
Ch. 22 Java collections framework 713
Ch. 23 Algorithm efficiency and sorting 745
Pt. 6 Concurrency, networking, and internationalization 771
Ch. 24 Multithreading 773
Ch. 25 Networking 815
Ch. 26 Internationalization 861
Pt. 7 Advanced GUI programming 895
Ch. 27 JavaBeans and bean events 897
Ch. 28 Containers, layout managers, and borders 917
Ch. 29 Menus, toolbars, dialogs, and internal frames 967
Ch. 30 MVC and swing models 1007
Ch. 31 JTable and JTree 1045
Pt. 8 Web programming 1091
Ch. 32 Java database programming 1093
Ch. 33 Advanced Java database programming 1125
Ch. 34 Servlets 1157
Ch. 35 JavaServer pages 1209
Ch. 36 Remote method invocations 1243
App. A Java keywords 1271
App. B The ASCII character set 1272
App. C Operator precedence chart 1274
App. D Java modifiers 1276
App. E Special floating-point values 1278
App. F Bit operations 1279
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