Building Skills in Object-Oriented Design
by Steven F. Lott
Number of pages: 311
The intent of this book is to help the beginning designer by giving them a sequence of interesting and moderately complex exercises in OO design. This book can also help managers develop a level of comfort with the process of OO software development. The applications we will build are a step above trivial, and will require some careful thought and design. Further, because the applications are largely recreational in nature, they are interesting and engaging. This book allows the reader to explore the processes and artifacts of OO design before project deadlines make good design seem impossible.
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by Craig Larman - Prentice Hall
This is a lucid and practical introduction to thinking and designing with objects, and creating systems that are well crafted, robust, and maintainable. Developers and students will learn object-oriented analysis and design through case studies.
by Dung Nguyen, Stephen Wong - Rice University
From the table of contents: Introduction - Objects and Classes; Polymorphism in Action; Immutable List Structure; Mutable Data Structures; Restricted Access Containers; GUI Programming; Labs; Resources - Java Syntax Primer.
by T. Reenskaug, P. Wold, O.A. Lehne - Prentice Hall
The main theme of this book is to describe complex phenomena as structures of interacting objects. This is the authoritative account of the OOram methodology for software analysis, design, development, maintenance, and reuse.
by Rudolf Pecinovsky - Eva & Tomas Bruckner Publishing
The whole textbook is designed as a record of the dialogue of the author with his daughter who wants to learn programming. The author endeavors not to explain the Java programming language to the readers, but to teach them real programming.