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Java Programming: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 3rd Edition

Gary B. Shelly, Thomas J. Cashman, Joy L. Starks

  • Published
  • Previous Editions 2003, 2001
  • 408 Pages

Overview

Part of the highly successful Shelly Cashman Series, this text takes the project-oriented approach to learning introductory Java programming skills. With an emphasis on object-oriented programming concepts and real world examples, this book presents students with presents difficult programming concepts in a straightforward and exciting way!

Gary B. Shelly,

Gary B. Shelly wrote and published his first computer education textbook in 1969. More than twenty million copies of Shelly Cashman Series' textbooks have been sold. Gary and a talented group of contributing authors have produced books on computer programming, computer concepts, and application software that are the leading textbooks in the computer technology market today. Gary has hosted the annual Shelly Cashman Institute, a week-long training event focusing on the latest topics in technology, for the past 34 years.

Thomas J. Cashman,

Thomas J. Cashman received his education at California State University, Los Angeles. He established one of the first business data processing programs in the U.S. at Long Beach City College in California, where he taught and served as department head. In 1969, he began collaborating with now best-selling author, Gary Shelly.

Joy L. Starks, Indiana University, Purdue University at Indianapolis

Joy L. Starks is a Professor of Computer and Information Technology at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis. She has written chapters in several of the Shelly Cashman Series Office books and authored the Photoshop®, Java® Programming, and Microsoft® Publisher series of books. In addition to speaking engagements, she hosts the nationally-renowned Tech Camp for Teachers on the IUPUI campus each summer.
  • Updated for Java 2 SDK 5.0, this text emphasizes object-oriented programming concepts while covering the fundamentals of Java programming and design.
  • Packaged with the latest versions of Java 2 SDK, Tomcat Server, and TextPad.
  • Contains four chapters and five appendices that offer an introductory presentation of Java Programming. Includes sufficient material for a four- to five-week period in a course that teaches Java along with other topics.
  • Real world examples are used throughout the book to present difficult programming concepts in a straightforward and exciting way.
  • Extensive end-of-chapter reinforcement including Debug It exercises provide students with the practice they need to master the skills presented.
1. Introduction to Java and Program Design
2. Creating a Java Application and Applet
3. Manipulating Data Using Methods
4. Decision Making and Repetition with Reusable Objects
Appendices:
A. Flowcharting, Pseudocode, and the Unified Modeling Language (UML)
B. Installing the Java 2 SDK, TextPad, and Tomcat
C. Changing Screen Resolution and Setting TextPad Preferences
D. Compiling and Running Java Programs Using the Command Prompt Window
E. Creating Documentation with Javadoc

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  • ISBN-10: 1418859834
  • ISBN-13: 9781418859831
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $153.75
  • RETAIL $204.95

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FOR INSTRUCTORS

Java Programming: Introductory Concepts and Techniques

ISBN: 9781418859831
Part of the highly successful Shelly Cashman Series, this text takes the project-oriented approach to learning introductory Java programming skills. With an emphasis on object-oriented programming concepts and real world examples, this book presents students with presents difficult programming concepts in a straightforward and exciting way!

FOR STUDENTS

Java Programming: Introductory Concepts and Techniques

ISBN: 9781418859831
Part of the highly successful Shelly Cashman Series, this text takes the project-oriented approach to learning introductory Java programming skills. With an emphasis on object-oriented programming concepts and real world examples, this book presents students with presents difficult programming concepts in a straightforward and exciting way!