Home » Programming » Introduction To Computing Using Python

Introduction To Computing Using Python

Introduction To Computing Using Python

  • Author : Ljubomir Perkovic
  • Year : 2011
  • Pages : 512
  • File size : 2.96 MB
  • File format : PDF
  • Category : Programming, Python

Book Description:

Perkovic’s Introduction to Programming Using Python is more than just an introduction to programming. It is an inclusive introduction to Computer Science that takes the pedagogical approach of “the right tool for the job at the right moment,” and focuses on application development.

The book’s approach is hands-on and problem-oriented, with practice problems and solutions appearing throughout the text. The text is imperative-first, but does not shy away from discussing objects early where appropriate. Discussions of user-defined classes and Object-Oriented Programming appear later in the text, when students have more background and the concepts can be motivated.

The book includes a chapter on problem solving and classical algorithms, and ways to apply core skills to application development. The last three chapters introduce a broad array of topics through the context of web crawling and search engines, including recursion, regular expressions, depth-first search, Google’s MapReduce framework, GUI widgets, HTML parsers, SQL, and multicore programming.

Download eBook


eBooks in the same categorie :

Ionic Cookbook

Download free Ionic Cookbook eBook in PDF

The world of mobile development is extremely fragmented with many platforms, frameworks, and technologies available. Ionic is intended to fill that ga

Chef Essentials

Download free Chef Essentials eBook in PDF

Chef is a configuration management tool that turns IT infrastructure into code. Chef provides tools to manage systems at scale. With this book, you wi

Dynamic SQL

Download free Dynamic SQL eBook in PDF

This book is an introduction and deep-dive into the many uses of dynamic SQL in Microsoft SQL Server. Dynamic SQL is key to large-scale searching base

Learn to Program with Python

Download free Learn to Program with Python eBook in PDF

Get started in the world of software development: go from zero knowledge of programming to comfortably writing small to medium-sized programs in Pytho