Acknowledged author Julie Anderson wrote Java Illuminated comprising 1204 pages back in 2018. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 1284140997 and 9781284140996. Since then Java Illuminated textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $30.95 or rent at the marketplace.
Written for the one- to three-term introductory programming course, the fifth edition of Java Illuminated provides learners with an interactive, user-friendly approach to learning the Java programming language. Comprehensive but accessible, the text takes a progressive approach to object-oriented programming, allowing students to build on established skills to develop new and increasingly complex classes. Java Illuminated follows an activity-based active learning approach that ensures student engagement and interest.
New & Key Features of the Fifth Edition:
- Updated to include Java 8 and Java 9 throughout the text
- The authors have replaced swing with JavaFx in Chapter 4 (graphics programming), Chapter 12 (GUIs) and in all graphics applications and Programming Activities throughout the book.
- A revised Chapter 2 now uses the jshell sandbox for immediate code feedback