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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher For Dummies
Publication date June 23, 2014
Pages 453
Binding Paperback
Edition 4th
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781118407813
ISBN-10 1118407814
Dimensions 1 by 7.50 by 9.25 in.
Weight 1.40 lbs.
Original list price $29.99
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A practical introduction to programming with Java

Beginning Programming with Java For Dummies, 4 Edition is a comprehensive guide to learning one of the most popular programming languages worldwide. This book covers basic development concepts and techniques through a Java lens. You'll learn what goes into a program, how to put the pieces together, how to deal with challenges, and how to make it work. The new Fourth Edition has been updated to align with Java 8, and includes new options for the latest tools and techniques.

Java is the predominant language used to program Android and cloud apps, and its popularity is surging as app demand rises. Whether you're just tooling around, or embarking on a career, Beginning Programming with Java For Dummies, 4 Edition is a great place to start. Step-by-step instruction, easy-to-read language, and quick navigation make this book the perfect resource for new programmers. You'll begin with the basics before moving into code, with simple, yet detailed explanations every step of the way. Topics include:

  • Learn the language with sample programs and the Java toolkit
  • Familiarize yourself with decisions, conditions, statements, and information overload
  • Differentiate between loops and arrays, objects and classes, methods and variables

The book also contains links to additional resources, other programming languages, and guidance as to the most useful classes in the Java API. If you're new to programming languages, Beginning Programming with Java For Dummies, 4 Edition provides the instruction and practice you need to become a confident Java programmer.



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4th edition from For Dummies (June 23, 2014)
9781118407813 | details & prices | 453 pages | 7.50 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.40 lbs | List price $29.99
About: A practical introduction to programming with Java Beginning Programming with Java For Dummies, 4 Edition is a comprehensive guide to learning one of the most popular programming languages worldwide.
3 original edition from For Dummies (April 10, 2012)
9780470371749 | details & prices | 436 pages | 7.75 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.46 lbs | List price $29.99
About: One of the most popular beginning programming books, now fully updated Java is a popular language for beginning programmers, and earlier editions of this fun and friendly guide have helped thousands get started.
Miscellaneous
2 edition from For Dummies (April 29, 2005)
9780764599255 | details & prices | 382 pages | List price $24.99

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