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JavaScript: A Programmer's Companion from Basic through DHTML, CSS and DOM

JavaScript: A Programmer's Companion from Basic through DHTML, CSS and DOM

Stefan Koch

ISBN: 978-0-470-84704-6

Jun 2003

532 pages

Select type: Paperback

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$70.00

Description

A practical and thorough introduction to JavaScript.
Providing a broad overview of language features as well as extensive examples, this book provides an excellent and thorough introduction to JavaScript programming, addressing its key issues and problems. Not only does it include a concise language reference and numerous examples, it covers cross-browser issues and explains how to write scripts for use on as wide a range of browsers as possible.
* Includes a concise language reference and numerous examples
* Covers cross-browser issues
* Thorough coverage of DOM level 2 and CSS and emphasis on DHTML Companion Web site provides customisable scripts
Preface.

Overview.

First steps in JavaScript.

Variables.

Functions.

Branches and loops.

Objects.

Error handling.

JavaScript in a browser.

Forms.

Events.

Regular expressions.

Windows and frames.

Timer.

Images and animations.

Style sheets and DHTML.

Browser-independent DHTML.

Communication with Java.

Command line parameters and cookies.

Utility software.

Security.

Appendix A: JavaScript Reference.

Appendix B: W3C standard.

Appendix C: Predefined functions.

Appenidx D: netscape.javascript.

Index.