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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We will adopt the term procedure for our pseudocode and use this term to
announce the title by which the pseudocode unit will be known. More precisely,
we will begin a pseudocode unit with a statement of the form procedure name
6.3 Procedural Units 273 Procedures A procedure, in its generic sense, is a set of
instructions for performing a task that can be used as an abstract tool by other
program units. Control is transferred to the procedure at the time its services are ...
merely follow the directions in the procedure, assuming that the generic term List
refers to the wedding guest list. If, however, we want to sort a membership list, we
need merely interpret the generic term List as referring to the membership list.
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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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