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JavaScript A Beginners Guide 4/E / Edition 4
     

JavaScript A Beginners Guide 4/E / Edition 4

by John Pollock
 

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ISBN-10: 0071809376

ISBN-13: 9780071809375

Pub. Date: 05/03/2013

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Fully updated for the latest JavaScript standard and featuring a new chapter on HTML5 and jQuery

JavaScript: A Beginner's Guide shows how to create dynamic Web pages complete with special effects using today's leading Web development language. With the growth of HTML 5, JavaScript is expected to grow even more to script the canvas element, add drag and

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Fully updated for the latest JavaScript standard and featuring a new chapter on HTML5 and jQuery

JavaScript: A Beginner's Guide shows how to create dynamic Web pages complete with special effects using today's leading Web development language. With the growth of HTML 5, JavaScript is expected to grow even more to script the canvas element, add drag and drop functionality, and more. This fast-paced tutorial provides step-by-step coverage of the fundamentals, including variables, functions, operators, event handlers, objects, arrays, strings, and forms. The book then moves to more advanced techniques, including debugging, accessibility, and security. This pedagogically rich, hands-on guide explains how JavaScript works with HTML 5 and covers the new features available in JavaScript.

  • Key Skills & Concepts—Chapter-opening lists of specific skills covered in the chapter
  • Ask the Expert—Q & A sections filled with bonus information and helpful tips
  • Try This—Hands-on exercises that show you how to apply your skills
  • Notes—Extra information related to the topic being covered
  • Tips—Helpful reminders or alternate ways of doing things
  • Self-Tests—End-of-chapter reviews to test your knowledge
  • Annotated syntax—Example code with commentary that describes the programming techniques being illustrated
  • Code downloads provided for projects in the book

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071809375
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
05/03/2013
Pages:
528
Sales rank:
586,291
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Brief TOC
Ch. 1. Introduction to JavaScript

Ch. 2. Placing JavaScript in an HTML File

Ch. 3. Using Variables

Ch. 4. Using Functions

Ch. 5. JavaScript Operators

Ch. 6. Conditional Statements and Loops

Ch. 7. JavaScript Arrays

Ch. 8. Event Handlers

Ch. 9. Objects

Ch. 10. The Document Object

Ch. 11. Window Object

Ch. 12. Math, Number, and Date Objects

Ch. 13. Handling Strings

Ch. 14. JavaScript and Forms

Ch. 15. An Introduction to Advanced Techniques

Ch. 16. HTML 5, Libraries, and More

Appendix A. Answers to Self-Tests

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