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Programming with Alice and Java

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ISBN-10: 032151209X

ISBN-13: 9780321512093

Edition: 2009

Authors: John Lewis, Peter DePasquale

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KEY MESSAGE:To ease students into Java,Programming with Alice and Javafirst uses the Alice programming language to establish fundamental object-oriented principles and skills using 3D animations in a fun, visually rich environment. The remaining chapters then transition into the Java trade; programming language, showing students how to implement concepts in Java while drawing parallels to the topics already learned in Alice. Alice:Objects; Methods and Data; Decisions and Loops; Events; Lists and Arrays.Java:Introduction to ThunkIt; Objects and Classes; Inheritance; Events; Lists and Arrays; Exceptions and Serialization; Recursion. For all readers interested in an introduction to…    
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List price: $158.20
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Pearson Education
Publication date: 2/12/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 360
Size: 8.00" wide x 9.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Peter DePasquale's involvement in boxing dates to the early 70's when he competed as an open-class amateur boxer in New York & New Jersey. When his boxing days were over, he continued doing a boxer's workout for fitness & stress release while pursuing a successful career in advertising. He wrote The Boxer's Workout at the suggestion of fellow white collar boxers at the New York Gramercy Gym & featured them in the book. Mr. De'Pasquale trained, co-trained, managed or co-managed many successful boxers: including several amateur & professional champions. He started a boxing promotion company with his brothers & in 1995 they were named "Promoters of the Year" by the USBA (US Boxing…    

Objects Introduction
The Alice Environment Objects in Alice
Alice Classes Do Together and Do In Order
Composite Objects More to Explore
Methods and Data Methods Data and Expressions
Parameters More to Explore
Control Statements Making Decisions Repetition More to Explore
Events Introduction to Event
Processing World Events
Keyboard Events
Mouse Events
Condition Events
More to Explore
Lists and Arrays Managing Multiple Objects Lists Arrays More to Explore
Objects and Classes Comparing
Alice and Java
Java Classes and Objects Java Statements
Introduction to Thunk It More to Explore
Events Event Processing in Java Event Types
Mouse Events
Keyboard Events
More to Explore
Lists and Arrays Java Collections Generics Java Arrays More to Explore
Inheritance Creating Subclasses
Class Hierarchies
Overriding Methods
Polymorphism More to Explore
Exceptions and I/O Exception Handling Exception Propagation Java File I/O More to Explore
Recursion Recursive
Thinking Recursive Programming
Using Recursion More to Explore
Alice Environment
Alice Methods and Functions
The Unicode Character Set
Java Operators
Java Modifiers