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Although it also does a good job of teaching the what and how of the language, Thinking in Java is definitely the thinking person’s choice in a Java book.” —Robert S. Stephenson Awards for Thinking in Java Software Development Magazine Jolt Award for Best Book Java Developer’s Journal Reader’s Choice Award for Best BookCited by: In Thinking in Java, Third Edition, Bruce Eckel revises his widely-praised Java introduction to fully reflect the power of Java 2 Standard Edition, Version This new edition of the book that won the Software Development Magazine Productivity Award adds thoroughly updated coverage of servlets, JSP, and EJB.4/5(31). Thinking in Java begins a little esoterically, with the author’s reflections on why Java is new and better. (This book’s choice of font for chapter headings is remarkably hard on the eyes.) The author outlines his thoughts on why Java will make you . Greater than nearly another book, Thinking in Java helps you perceive not simply what to do — however why. Eckel introduces all of the fundamentals of objects as Java makes use of them; then walks rigorously by means of the elemental ideas underlying all Java programming — together with program circulate, initialization and cleanup, hiding.
Thinking In Java is one of two books I recommend to anyone looking to get started in object-oriented Java coding. It will always hold a special place on my bookshelf, and I'll be forever in debt to Bruce Eckel for writing such an outstanding book/5. The philosophy behind the book Here are the guiding principles that make the book the way it is: One concept at a time. We break down topics that give beginners trouble into a series of small steps, so that they can exercise each new concept in isolation before continuing. Balance of Java and concepts. The book is not primarily about Java;Cited by: 3. Thinking in Java is definitely the thinking person’s choice in a Java book. Robert S. Stephenson Thanks for writing a great book. The more I read it the better I like it. My students like it, too. Chuck Iverson I just want to commend you for your work on Thinking in Java. It is. It is much more like a specification of the language than a guide to programming WITH the language. I read most of it by jumping on random threads and as far as I remember I learned what technologies of the Java stack deal with different program.
Thinking in Java is a printed version of Bruce Eckel's online materials that provides a useful perspective on mastering Java for those with previous programming experience. The author's take on the essence of Java as a new programming language and the thorough introduction to Java's features make this a worthwhile tutorial/5. Although it also does a good job of teaching the what and how of the language, Thinking in Java is definitely the thinking person’s choice in a Java book.” ―Robert S. StephensonAwards for Thinking in Java Software Development Magazine Jolt Award for Best Book Java Developer’s Journal Reader’s Choice Award for Best Book/5(). Think Java is a free textbook available under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Unported License. Readers are free to copy and distribute the text; they are also free to modify it, which allows them to adapt the book to different needs, and to . "Thinking in Java should be read cover to cover by every Java programmer, then kept close at hand for frequent reference. The exercises are challenging, and the chapter on Collections is superb! Not only did this book help me to pass the Sun Certified Java Programmer exam; it''s also the first book I turn to whenever I have a Java question."4/5(2).