ISBN 9789384323097,Computer Science Illuminated, 6/e

Computer Science Illuminated, 6/e


Viva Books



Viva Books

Publication Year 2015

ISBN 9789384323097

ISBN-10 9384323098


Number of Pages 730 Pages
Language (English)
Fully revised and updated, the sixth edition of the best-selling text Computer Science Illuminated retains the accessibility and in-depth coverage of previous editions, while incorporating all-new material on cutting-edge issues in computer science. Authored by the award-winning Nell Dale and John Lewis, Computer Science Illuminated’s unique and innovative layered approach moves through the levels of computing from an organized, language-neutral perspective.
Designed for the introductory computing and computer science course, this student-friendly Sixth Edition provides students with a solid foundation for further study, and offers non-majors a complete introduction to computing.
A Collection of programming language chapters are available as low-cost bundling options. Available chapters include: Java, C++, Python, Alice, SQL, VB, NET, RUBY, Perl, Pascal, and JavaScript.
Key Features of the Sixth Edition includes:
Access to Navigate 2 online learning materials including a comprehensive and interactive eBook with animations, student practice activities and assessments, learning analytics reporting tools, and more.
Completely revised sections on HTML and CSS
Updates regarding Top-level Domains, Social Networks, and Google Analytics
All-new section on internet management, including ICANN control and net neutrality
New design, including fully revised figures and tables
New and updated Did You Know Callouts are included in the chapter margins
New and revised Ethical Issues and Biographies throughout emphasize the history and breadth of computing
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