Learning a complex new language is no easy task especially when it s an object- oriented computer programming language like Java. You might think the. Head First Java has ratings and reviews. Allisonperkel said: I’m a fairly well versed programmer in some of the older style languages like C an. Kathy Seira is one of the popular writer and her writing is gifted to the Java But if you want to try something different, you can go with “Head First Java”. Thanks.

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Open Preview See a Problem? Learned about concepts such as multithreading, generics, and networks which is more than I ever thought I would! I started reading Java: It’s like a teenager who is going through an identity crisis and is in the process of putting together a mood board to try to figure it all out.

More critical version of review: You’ll learn everything from the fundamentals to advanced topics, including threads, network sockets, and distributed programming with RMI. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. English Choose a language for shopping. It’s constantly searching, scanning, waiting for something unusual to happen.

Sure the humor can be a bit Ducking by declaring only delays the inevitable Getting back to our music code I am returning to this book determined to slog through all the tutorials and lessons.

Overall it is really worthwhile. The only reason I gave this a 4 star is because I desperately want this book to be updated! This book is much more than a book about programming Java.

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Head First Java, 2nd Edition [Book]

There are a lot of pictures, interesting puzzles and questions to This book was recommended to me by my TA for a graduate level programming course. Head First really does teach the topics so that you’ll remember them.

The written exercises given in firsh book are not useful! While I have some experience with other programming languages, I didn’t do much with java for some reason. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. See and discover other items: Why don’t some of strong muscular brogrammers check it for me; I’ve got to go anyways, my cake is burning in the oven. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Is it advisable to take exam on the latest version 6 or older version???

No more of that “okay so an object is like a car” bullshit that everyone else tries. Provide at least 2 quotations to support your answer. Wrappers firsr static utility methods too!

Hi Divya Heqd is a lot of difference between java1. I really did like the way this book was formatted, made it a bit easier to learn. Math methods Wrapping 1. primitive Before Java 5. I mean even if you know these topics cold, I still found some of their examples and comparisons well thought out and memorable.

How do you get action events for two different buttons, when each button needs to do something different? That’s how your brain knows. Why did you decide to read this book? As someone who considers themselves a pretty experienced Java developer, I have two comments on this book: Can the child exist before the parents?

Head First Java

I recommend individuals looking to program in Java su I am returning to this book determined to slog through all the tutorials and lessons. This book is a mess. The worst of all: Head First Series is your best friend. It didn’t show me good coding practice, and the code examples were often without much explanat This was somewhat an impulse buy: It was written for people who know a little bit about programming and want to firsy Java.


It exploits the innocence of pictures like none other. There are no hanging questions. If you haven’t, you’re in for a treat.

When you miss a question, find out why you missed it, and go back later after you have forgotten the specific answers and try it again. A chapter in, I put that down and picked this up — a great decision i This is the first Head First book I have read, and I must say it was interesting.

It doesn’t take itself seriously, but it will seriously teach you something about Java in an entertaining and unconventional manner. You can tell that people who really know how to teach designed these books.

The Complete Reference, Ninth Edition. It certainly does not live up to its hype or flawlessness. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. This book makes learning easy and effortless. If you already know Java then you probably don’t need HF Java to study for svjp exam. The fact is your brain craves novelty.