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Java with BlueJ

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Ron McFadyen, University of Winnipeg

Copyright Year: 2016

Publisher: Ron McFadyen

Language: English

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Reviewed by Joseph Kendall-Morwick, Assistant Professor, Missouri Western State University on 5/21/18

There are, of course, many Java topics not covered by this book, but the book does a good job of covering important concepts for an introductory programming course. For the topics that are covered, the book is quite exhaustive, covering small... read more

Reviewed by Charles Sheaffer, Lecturer, University of North Carolina at Asheville on 2/1/18

The text covers the basic aspects of programming in Java including variables, assignment, control structures, arrays, class definitions, and several of the basic Java classes such as String, ArrayList, Random, Scanner, Math, and wrapper classes.... read more

Table of Contents

  • 1. Introduction
  • 2 Basics
  • 3 Control Structures
  • 4 Introduction to Methods
  • 5 Classes in the Java Class Libraries
  • 6 ArrayLists
  • 7 Designing Java Classes

Ancillary Material

  • Ron McFadyen
  • About the Book

    This book is Part I of a two-part set that introduces the Java programming language. The text assumes the student will be using the BlueJ development environment and provides some introductory BlueJ material. Our experience has been that BlueJ is easy to learn and provides a good programming environment for the beginner programmer.

    About the Contributors


    Ron McFadyen is a Professor in the Computer Science department at University of Winnipeg, Winnipeg, MB.

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