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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Our search begins by selecting David (the middle entry) as the test entry under
consideration. Since the target value (Bill) is less than this test entry, we are
instructed to apply the procedure Search to the list of entries preceding David—
that is, ...
The secondary search selects Bill as its test entry because that is the middle entry
in the list Alice, Bill, and Carol. Since this is the same as the target value, it
declares its search to be a success and terminates. At this point, we have
else select the "middle-entry in List to be the TestEntry, Execute the block of
instructions below that is associated with the appropriate case. case 1:
TargetValue = TestEntry (Report that the search succeeded.) case 2: TargetValue
< TestEntry ...
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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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