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 object-oriented approach, however, the list is constructed as an object
consisting of the list together with a collection of procedures for manipulating the
list. This may include procedures for inserting a new entry in the list, deleting an ...
In Section 6.1 we saw that the object-oriented paradigm entails the development
of active program units called objects, each of which contains procedures
describing how that object should respond to various stimuli. The object-oriented
9.3 Object-Oriented Databases One of the newer areas in database research
involves applying the object-oriented paradigm to the construction of a database.
The result is an object-oriented database consisting of objects that are linked to ...
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