Programming the World Wide Web 2009 / Edition 5

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KEY BENEFIT: A comprehensive introduction to the tools and skills required for both client- and server-side programming, that teaches how to develop platform-independent sites using the most current Web development technology. KEY TOPICS: Internet introduction; Web Browsers and Servers; URL; MIME; HTTP; Web Programmer’s Toolbox; HTML and XHTML; CSS; JavaScript™;

MARKET: An ideal reference for Web programming professionals.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780136076636
  • Publisher: Addison Wesley
  • Publication date: 3/1/2009
  • Series: Alternative eText Formats Series
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 800
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Robert Sebesta is an Associate Professor in the Computer Science Department at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. Professor Sebesta received a BS in applied mathematics from the University of Colorado, Boulder, and MS and PhD degrees in computer science from the Pennsylvania State University. His professional interests are the design and evaluation of programming languages, compiler design, and software testing methods and tools. He is the author of Addison-Wesley’s Concepts of Programming Languages and Programming the World Wide Web.

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Table of Contents

1 Fundamentals 1

2 Introduction to XHTML 35

3 Cascading Style Sheets 91

4 The Basics of JavaScript 129

5 JavaScript and XHTML Documents 185

6 Dynamic Documents with JavaScript 227

7 Introduction to XML 263

8 Introduction to Flash 309

9 Introduction to PHP 345

10 Introduction to Ajax 393

11 Java Web Software 423

12 Introduction to ASP.NET 485

13 Database Access through the Web 535

14 Introduction to Ruby 569

15 Introduction to Rails 613

App. A Introduction to Java 655

App. B Named Colors and Their Hexadecimal Values 671

App. C Java Applets 675

Index 703

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