New Perspectives on JavaScript and AJAX, Comprehensive, 2nd Edition

  • Patrick Carey Westminster Kingsway College
  • Frank Canovatchel Champlain College
  • ISBN-10: 1439044031
  • ISBN-13: 9781439044032
  • 816 Pages Paperback 
  • Previous Editions: 2006
  • © 2010 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $88.75 
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Overview

NEW PERSPECTIVES ON JAVASCRIPT AND AJAX uses a practical, step-by-step approach to provide comprehensive instruction on basic to advanced JavaScript and AJAX concepts. This book teaches students JavaScript and AJAX using a simple text editor to create basic to complex Web sites. The text reviews the basics of HTML, XHTML, and CSS and includes an extended appendix containing commands and common code errors.


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Features/Benefits

  • Teaches students how to apply JavaScript and AJAX concepts to create real-world applications, including validating financial information and creating a working online shopping cart.
  • Contains detailed coverage of foundation concepts, such as objects, expressions, arrays, and loops.
  • Provides Demo pages, an interactive way for students to learn JavaScript and AJAX.
  • Helps students review basic HTML, XHTML, and CSS concepts in two review tutorials and an extended appendix listing markup tags, style elements, and JavaScript commands.
  • Includes an appendix on common JavaScript programming mistakes, capturing errors, and debugging code.

What's New

  • Covers the creation of interactive Web pages using AJAX and XML documents.
  • Includes new case scenarios and end-of-tutorial exercises.
  • Instructs on creating and applying customized objects, properties, and methods with object-oriented programs.
  • Helps students learn more effectively with an updated interior design including more pedagogical elements such as Margin Tips, InSight boxes, and Reality Check exercises.

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Table of Contents

Tutorial 1: Programming with JavaScript.
Tutorial 2: Working with Operators and Expressions.
Tutorial 3: Working with Arrays, Loops, and Conditional Statements.
Tutorial 4: Working with Objects and Styles.
Tutorial 5: Working with Forms and Regular Expressions.
Tutorial 6: Working with the Event Model.
Tutorial 7: Working with Dynamic Content and Styles.
Tutorial 8: Designing Slideshows and Rollovers.
Tutorial 9: Storing Data with Cookies.
Tutorial 10: Creating Pop-Up Windows and Frames.
Tutorial 11: Exploring Object-Oriented JavaScript.
Tutorial 12: Working with AJAX.
Appendix A: Reviewing the Principles of XHTML.
Appendix B: Reviewing the Principles of CSS.
Appendix C: HTML and XHTML Elements and Attributes.
Appendix D: Cascading Style Sheets.
Appendix E: JavaScript Objects, Properties, Methods, and Event Handlers.
Appendix F: JavaScript Operators, Keywords, and Syntactical Elements.
Appendix G: Exploring Filters and Transitions.

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Succeed in your computers course with this anytime, anywhere customized learning solution that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts, provides online quizzes with instant feedback and other online learning tools, and keeps you connected to your textbook, instructor, and classmates.

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WebTutor™ on WebCT™ Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 053875687X | ISBN-13: 9780538756877)

Succeed in your technology course with this anytime, anywhere customized learning solution that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts, provides online quizzes with instant feedback and other online learning tools, and keeps you connected to your textbook, instructor, and classmates.

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Review Pack  (ISBN-10: 1439044015 | ISBN-13: 9781439044018)

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Meet the Author

About the Author

Patrick Carey

Patrick Carey received his M.S. in Biostatistics from the University of Wisconsin, where he worked as a researcher designing and analyzing clinical studies. He co-authored his first textbook on using Excel as a statistical tool. Patrick has authored or co-authored over 20 academic and trade texts for the software industry.

Frank Canovatchel

Frank Canovatchel is currently an instructor at Champlain College in Vermont, a corporate trainer, and owns a freelance Web design business called iTECH Web Professionals. He received a B.A. in Political Science from Fordham University and continued on to complete two M.A.'s.

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