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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 An Introduction to Java

    1. What Is Java Good For?

  2. Chapter 2 The Type System

    1. The Basics

    2. Why Have Three?

    3. Inside and Out

    4. Beware

    5. A Real Problem

  3. Chapter 3 Exceptions

    1. The Basics

    2. The Why

    3. Use and Abuse

    4. The Dark Side

  4. Chapter 4 Packages

    1. The Basics

    2. Packages and Access Control

    3. An Example

    4. Packages and the Filesystem

  5. Chapter 5 Garbage Collection

    1. The Basics

    2. Garbage Collection and References

    3. Other Resources

  6. Chapter 6 The Java Virtual Machine

    1. The Basics

    2. Security

    3. Portability

  7. Chapter 7 Javadoc

    1. The Basics

    2. An Example

    3. Style Guides, Editors, and Nonterminating Discussions

  8. Chapter 8 Collections

    1. The Basics

    2. Parameterized Types

    3. Advanced Topics

    4. Random Access

    5. Some Last Thoughts

  9. Chapter 9 Remote Method Invocation and Object Serialization

    1. The Basics

    2. Object Serialization

    3. Subtypes in RPC Systems

  10. Chapter 10 Concurrency

    1. The Basics

    2. Synchronizing

    3. Atomic Data

  11. Chapter 11 The Developer Ecology

    1. IDEs

    2. JUnit

    3. FindBugs

    4. Other Tools

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