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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In the preceding example, the user- defined data type EmployeeType was used
to construct three instances of that type, known as DistManager, SalesRepl , and
SalesRep2. Abstract Data Types Although the concept of a user-defined data ...
Suppose a software analyst develops a data organization that allows for efficient
manipulation of data in a particular ... Using the define type pseudocode
statement introduced in Section 8.4, sketch a definition of an abstract data type ...
A type is a template; an instance of that type is an actual entity built from that
template. As an analogy, dog is a type of animal, whereas Lassie and Rex are
instances of that type. 2. A user-defined data type is a description of data
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