From the Back Cover
- Up-to-date Java 2 coverage, including coverage of the Swing Set Graphics, servlets, RMI, CORBA, Java beans, and networking topics such as security and encryption.
- Object-oriented programming is introduced in Chapter One and readers start to use and apply these concepts in Chapter Two.
- The pedagogy of the book is strongly reinforced by way of more than 600 section review exercises, including answers to all odd-numbered exercises. In addition, the book contains over 500 examples, 200 of which are complete programs. Over a dozen extended sample applications are included, which emphasize (a) problem statement, (b) problem solution, (c) Java implementation, (d) detailed discussion of the Sample Application, and (e) program development principles.
- Provides a comprehensive supplement package, including an Instructor CD, PowerPoint Slides, and a Companion Website.
About the Author
MARTIN KALIN is professor of computer science at DePaul University, Chicago, IL. He received his Ph.D. degree in logic from Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. His research interests include distributed systems and programming languages. He has co-written large systems in the areas of scheduling and product configuration for Fortune 100 companies.