JavaScript: The Complete Reference, 2nd edition / Edition 2
  • JavaScript: The Complete Reference, 2nd edition / Edition 2
  • JavaScript: The Complete Reference, 2nd edition / Edition 2

JavaScript: The Complete Reference, 2nd edition / Edition 2

by Thomas Powell, Fritz Schneider
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072253576

ISBN-13: 9780072253573

Pub. Date: 06/28/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

The Definitive JavaScript Resource. Complete coverage of the W3C DOM2 standard

Build dynamic, cross-browser Web pages using JavaScript--the premier client-side scripting language in use today on the Web. First learn the basics of the language, then combine syntax and theory to develop practical applications--create a variety of windows including special

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The Definitive JavaScript Resource. Complete coverage of the W3C DOM2 standard

Build dynamic, cross-browser Web pages using JavaScript--the premier client-side scripting language in use today on the Web. First learn the basics of the language, then combine syntax and theory to develop practical applications--create a variety of windows including special dialogs, use the W3C Document Object Model (DOM) 2 to manipulate (X)HTML documents, add sizzle to your pages with special effects, and improve usability. With full coverage of advanced topics such as using embedded objects and remote JavaScript, this is the ultimate resource for beginning and advanced users alike.

  • Learn core language features such as data types, objects, and regular expressions
  • Manipulate (X)HTML and XML documents using the W3C DOM 2
  • Take advantage of the standard event models in DOM 2 for robust event handling
  • Control windows and frames with the Windows object
  • Validate forms before sending them to server-side programs
  • Add dynamic effects to Web pages, such as rollovers and animation
  • Extend JavaScript’s capabilities using embedded multimedia objects
  • Interact with servers on the Internet using remote JavaScript
  • Understand JavaScript security policies
  • Troubleshoot and debug your JavaScript programs

Thomas Powell, lecturer for UCSD, is the author of HTML& XHTML: The Complete Reference and Web Design: The Complete Reference. He is president and founder of PINT, a Web site design and development firm. Fritz Schneider is a software engineer at Google who where he works on both client- and server-side Web applications. He is an experienced teacher of Web technologies and co-author of How to Do Everything with Google.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072253573
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
06/28/2004
Series:
Osborne Complete Reference Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
976
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.84(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. IIntroduction
1Introduction to JavaScript3
2JavaScript core features - overview23
Pt. IICore language
3Data types and variables47
4Operators, expressions, and statements75
5Functions111
6Objects133
7Array, date, math, and type-related objects159
8Regular expressions191
Pt. IIIFundamental client-side JavaScript
9JavaScript object models221
10The standard document object model249
11Event handling297
Pt. IVUsing JavaScript
12Controlling Windows and frames347
13Handling documents385
14Form handling417
15Dynamic effects : rollovers, positioning, and animation463
16Navigation and site visit improvements505
17Browser and capabilities detection535
Pt. VAdvanced topics
18JavaScript and embedded objects557
19Remote JavaScript581
20JavaScript and XML603
Pt. VIReal world JavaScript
21Browser-specific extensions and considerations641
22JavaScript security679
23JavaScript programming practices695
Pt. VIIAppendixes
ACore syntax quick reference729
BJavaScript object reference753
CJavaScript reserved words915

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