Applying UML and Patterns: An Introduction to Object-Oriented Analysis and Design
by Craig Larman
Publisher: Prentice Hall 2004
Number of pages: 616
This book 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 (OOA/D) through three iterations of two cohesive, start-to-finish case studies. These case studies incrementally introduce key skills, essential OO principles and patterns, UML notation, and best practices.
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by Nierstrasz, Sichritzis - Prentice Hall PTR
The book looks at a range of issues, from programming languages and systems through to tools, frameworks and methods. Chapters are self-contained, with the development of ideas moving from programming language design to environments and applications.
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 Steven F. Lott
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.
by Kim Waldén, Jean-Marc Nerson - Prentice Hall
This book shows how a set of object-oriented abstractions can be applied throughout the software construction process, based on three major ideas: seamlessness, reversibility, and contracting. Intended for software professionals and students.