The Java Tutorial: A Short Course on the Basics (Java Series)

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The Java® Tutorial, Sixth Edition, is based on the Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE) 8. This revised and updated edition introduces the new features added to the platform, including lambda expressions, default methods, aggregate operations, and more. An accessible and practical guide for programmers of any level, this book focuses on how to use the rich environment provided by Java to build applications, applets, and components.

 

Expanded coverage includes a chapter on the Date-Time API and a new chapter on annotations with sections on type annotations and pluggable type systems as well as repeating annotations.

 

In addition, the updated sections “Security in Rich Internet Applications” and “Guidelines for Securing Rich Internet Applications” address key security topics. The latest deployment best practices are described in the chapter “Deployment in Depth.”

 

If you plan to take one of the Java SE 8 certification exams, this book can help. A special appendix, “Preparing for Java Programming Language Certification,” lists the exams available, details the items covered on each exam, and provides cross-references to where more information about each topic appears in the text. Check online for updates.

 

All of the material has been thoroughly reviewed by members of Oracle Java engineering to ensure that the information is accurate and up to date. This book is based on the online tutorial hosted on Oracle Corporation’s website at the following URL: http://docs.oracle.com/javase/tutorial/

 

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The Java Tutorial, Sixth Edition, is based on Release 8 of the Java Platform Standard Edition. The information in this book - often referred to as "the core tutorial" - is required by most beginning to intermediate programmers.

 

Like the previous editions, this comprehensive tutorial features clear explanations of the fundamentals of objects, classes, and data structures, as well as detailed coverage of exceptions, I/O, and threads. All of the popular features that made this book a classic have been retained, including convenient summaries at the end of each section and Questions and Exercises segments to help you practice what you learn.

 

All of the material has been thoroughly reviewed by members of Oracle Java engineering to ensure that the information is accurate and up to date. This book is based on the online tutorial hosted on Oracle Corporation's website

About the Author:

Raymond Gallardo is a senior technical writer for Oracle Corporation. Previous engagements include college instructor, technical writer for IBM, and bicycle courier. He obtained his B.Sc. in computer science and English from University of Toronto and M.A. in creative writing from The City College of New York.

 

Scott Hommel is a senior technical writer at Oracle Corporation, where he documents the Java Platform, Standard Edition. For the past fifteen years, he has written tutorials, technical articles, and core release documentation for Java SE and related technologies.

 

Sowmya Kannan wears many hats on the Java SE documentation team including planning, writing, communicating with developer audiences, and tinkering with production tools. She has more than fifteen years’ experience in the design, development, and documentation of the Java platform, Java-based middleware, and web applications.

 

Joni Gordon is a principal technical writer at Oracle Corporation. She has contributed to the documentation for Java Platform, Standard Edition and for JavaFX. She has been a technical writer for more than fifteen years, and has a background in enterprise application development.

 

Sharon Biocca Zakhour was previously a principal technical writer on staff at Oracle Corporation and formerly at Sun Microsystems. She has contributed to Java SE platform documentation for more than twelve years, including The Java Tutorial, Fourth Edition, and The JFC Swing Tutorial, Second Edition. She graduated from UC Berkeley with a B.A. in computer science and has worked as a programmer, developer support engineer, and technical writer for thirty years.

 

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