Java™ for Programmers by Paul J. Deitel
(2nd Edition) (Deitel Developer Series)

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The professional programmer’s Deitel® guide to Java™ development and the powerful Java platform

Written for programmers with a background in high-level language programming, this book applies the Deitel signature live-code approach to teaching programming and explores the Java language and Java APIs in depth. The book presents concepts in the context of fully tested programs, complete with syntax shading, code highlighting, line-by-line code walkthroughs and program outputs. The book features 200+ complete Java programs with 18,000+ lines of proven Java code, and hundreds of tips that will help you build robust applications.


Start with an introduction to Java using an early classes and objects approach, then rapidly move on to more advanced topics, including GUI, graphics, exception handling, generics, collections, JDBC™, web-application development with JavaServer™ Faces, web services and more. You’ll enjoy the Deitels’ classic treatment of object-oriented programming and the OOD/UML® ATM case study, including a complete Java implementation. When you’re finished, you’ll have everything you need to build object-oriented Java applications.


Practical, example-rich coverage of:

Java SE 7Classes, Objects, Encapsulation, Inheritance, Polymorphism, Interfaces Integrated OOP Case StudiesIndustrial-Strength, 95-Page OOD/UML® ATM Case StudyJavaServer™ Faces 2.0, Ajax-Enabled Web Apps, Web Services, NetworkingJDBC™, SQL, Java DB, MySQL® Threads and the Concurrency APIs I/O, Types, Control Statements, MethodsArrays, Generics, CollectionsException Handling, FilesGUI, Graphics, GroupLayout, JDIC
Using the Debugger and the API DocsOnline, Three-Chapter Introduction to Android™ App Development


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Comments from Recent Editions’ Reviewers

“Introduces good design practices and methodologies right from the beginning. An excellent starting point for developing high-quality robust Java applications.”

–Simon Ritter, Oracle Corporation


“Updated to reflect the state of the art in Java technologies; its deep and crystal clear explanations make it indispensable. Excellent coverage of exception handling. A complete introduction to Java networking. Great coverage of multithreading.”

–José Antonio González Seco, Parliament of Andalusia


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About Paul J. Deitel

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Paul Deitel and Dr. Harvey Deitel are the founders of Deitel & Associates, Inc., the internationally recognized programming languages authoring, corporate-training and Internet business development organization. The Deitels have written many international best-selling programming-language professional books and textbooks that millions of people worldwide have used to master C++, C, JavaTM, C#, Visual Basic®, Visual C++® XML, Perl, Python, and Internet and web programming.
Published April 18, 2011 by Prentice Hall. 1168 pages
Genres: Computers & Technology, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

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