Big Java: Compatible With Java 5 & 6, 3Rd Ed
About the Book
Completely updated to incorporate JAVA Version 5.0, this bestselling text and reference continues to provide a thorough understanding of Java. Combining a proper foundation in the principles of programming and problem solving, and the expert guidance of Cay Horstmann, this book enables readers to take advantage of many of the exciting features of the Java language. In Big Java, Cay Horstmann offers a text comprehensive enough to cover both introductory programming concepts and the elements of Java that are needed to write real-life programs, while reinforcing problem-solving skills.

About the Author

Cay S. Horstmann is a Professor of Computer Science in the Department of Computer Science at San Jose State University. He is an experienced professional programmer and was Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for Preview Systems, Inc. He is also a consultant for major corporations, universities and organizations on C++, Java, Windows and Internet programming. Horstmann is the author of many successful professional and academic books, including Core Java (Sun Microsystems Press), with Gary Cornell, Computing Concepts with Java Essentials (John Wiley and Sons, Inc.), Big Java (John Wiley & Sons, Inc.), and Computing Concepts with C++ Essentials (John Wiley & Sons, Inc.).

Table of Contents:
Preface Special Features · Introduction · Using Objects · Implementing Classes · Fundamental Data Types · Decisions · Iteration · Arrays and Array Lists · Designing Classes · Interfaces and Polymorphism · Inheritance · Input/Output and Exception Handling · Object-Oriented Design · Recursion · Sorting and Searching · An Introduction to Data Structures · Advanced Data Structures · Generic Programming · Graphical User Interfaces (Advanced). · Files and Streams (Advanced) · Multithreading (Advanced) · Internet Networking (Advanced) · Relational Databases (Advanced) · XML (Advanced) · Web Applications (Advanced) Appendix A Java Language Coding Guidelines Appendix B The Basic Latin and Latin-1 Subsets of Unicode Appendix C The Java Library Appendix D Java Syntax Summary Appendix E Java Operator Summary Appendix F Java Keyword Summary Appendix G Metric Conversion Factors Appendix H HTML Summary Appendix I Tool Summary Appendix J Javadoc Summary Appendix K Number Systems Appendix L Bit and Shift Operations Appendix M UML Summary Glossary Index Illustration Credits
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9788126517039
Publisher Date: 2008
Language: English
Series: Wse
ISBN-10: 8126517034
Publisher: Wiley India Pvt Ltd
Binding: Paperback
No of Pages: 1244
Sub Title: Java Prog & Comp. Sciences