Computer Science: An Overview
Now in its eighth edition, this book continues to provide a comprehensive, accessible, and up-to-date introduction to the dynamic field of computer science using a breadth-first approach. The table of contents and the text itself have been revised and expanded to reflect changes in the field, including the trend toward using Web and Internet Technology, the evolution of Objects, and the important growth in the field of databases. Specifically, chapter three from the previous edition has been expanded into two chapters. Chapter three will now only cover Operating Systems and the new chapter four will focus on Networks and the Internet. Anyone interested in gaining a thorough introduction to Computer Science.
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The digits to its right represent the fractional part of the value and are interpreted
in a manner similar to the other bits, except their positions are assigned fractional
quantities. That is, the first position to the right of the radix is assigned the ...
Assignment Statements Once the special terminology to be used in a program (
such as the variables and constants) has been declared, a programmer can
begin to describe the algorithms involved. This is done by means of imperative ...
The difference is that any entity assigned to x will be constructed according to the
predefined integer template (a primitive type), whereas any entity assigned to
Laserl will be constructed according to the class template Laser- Class defined ...
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This book was assigned reading for the opening class to my MSIT. I found it a great refresher for a large part of my original CS degree. It is well put together and fairly easy to read. Lots of useful ... Read full review
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