Computer Science: An Overview
Now in its ninth edition, this book continues to provide acomprehensive, accessible, and up-to-date introduction to the dynamicfield of computer science using a breadth-first approach. This bookpresents an introductory survey of computer science. It explores thebreadth of the subject while including enough depth to convey anhonest appreciation for the topics involved. The new edition includesreorganization of some key material for enhanced clarity (SoftwareEngineering and Artificial Intelligence chapters), new and expandedmaterial on Security and Data Abstractions, more on ethics anddifferent ethical theories in Chapter 0. Anyone interested in gaining athorough introduction to Computer Science.
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Less dramatic changes in other chapters include the following: In Chapter 1, a
subsection on flash memory devices has been added and the section on data
compression has been rewritten (LZ77 compression was replaced by LZW and ...
Using instructions of the form DROS and EROS as described at the end of
Section 8.6, write a complete machine language routine to push an entry onto a
stack implemented as shown in Figure 8.12. Assume that the stack pointer is in
Traditional database inquiries retrieve facts stored in the database. Data mining
looks for patterns among the facts. Section 9.7 1. The point here is to compare
your answer to this question with that of the next. The two raise essentially the
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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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