Professional JavaScript for Web Developers / Edition 2

Professional JavaScript for Web Developers / Edition 2

by Nicholas C. Zakas
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ISBN-10:
047022780X
ISBN-13:
9780470227800
Pub. Date:
01/14/2009
Publisher:
Wiley

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Professional JavaScript for Web Developers / Edition 2

  • Dispels the myth that JavaScript is a "baby" language and demonstrates why it is the scripting language of choice used in the design of millions of Web pages and server-side applications
  • Quickly covers JavaScript basics and then moves on to more advanced topics such as object-oriented programming, XML, Web services, and remote scripting
  • Addresses the many issues that Web application developers face, including internationalization, security, privacy, optimization, intellectual property issues, and obfuscation
  • Builds on the reader's basic understanding of HTML, CSS, and the Web in general

This book is also available as part of the 4-book JavaScript and Ajax Wrox Box (ISBN: 0470227818). This 4-book set includes:

  • Professional JavaScript for Web Developers (ISBN: 0764579088)
  • Professional Ajax 2nd edition (ISBN: 0470109491)
  • Professional Web 2.0 Programming (ISBN: 0470087889)
  • Professional Rich Internet Applications: Ajax and Beyond (ISBN: 0470082801)

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780470227800
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 01/14/2009
Pages: 800
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 2.10(d)

Table of Contents

FOREWORD xxxi

INTRODUCTION xxxiii

CHAPTER 1: WHAT IS JAVASCRIPT? 1

CHAPTER 2: JAVASCRIPT IN HTML 13

CHAPTER 3: LANGUAGE BASICS 25

CHAPTER 4: VARIABLES, SCOPE, AND MEMORY 85

CHAPTER 5: REFERENCE TYPES 103

CHAPTER 6: OBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING 173

CHAPTER 7: FUNCTION EXPRESSIONS 217

CHAPTER 8: THE BROWSER OBJECT MODEL 239

CHAPTER 9: CLIENT DETECTION 271

CHAPTER 10: THE DOCUMENT OBJECT MODEL 309

CHAPTER 11: DOM EXTENSIONS 357

CHAPTER 12: DOM LEVELS 2 AND 3 381

CHAPTER 13: EVENTS 431

CHAPTER 14: SCRIPTING FORMS 511

CHAPTER 15: GRAPHICS WITH CANVAS 551

CHAPTER 16: HTML5 SCRIPTING 591

CHAPTER 17: ERROR HANDLING AND DEBUGGING 607

CHAPTER 18: XML IN JAVASCRIPT 641

CHAPTER 19: ECMASCRIPT FOR XML 671

CHAPTER 20: JSON 691

CHAPTER 21: AJAX AND COMET 701

CHAPTER 22: ADVANCED TECHNIQUES 731

CHAPTER 23: OFFLINE APPLICATIONS AND CLIENT-SIDE STORAGE 765

CHAPTER 24: BEST PRACTICES 801

CHAPTER 25: EMERGING APIS 835

APPENDIX A: ECMASCRIPT HARMONY 857

APPENDIX B: STRICT MODE 877

APPENDIX C: JAVASCRIPT LIBRARIES 885

APPENDIX D: JAVASCRIPT TOOLS 891

INDEX 897

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