Think Java by Allen B. Downey Java Generics and Collections by Maurice Naftalin Java in a Nutshell by David Flanagan Java Pocket Guide by Robert Liguori. Extracts from all known reviews of “Java Generics and Collections” Authors Maurice Naftalin and Philip Wadler, have done an outstanding job of writing a. Results 1 – 20 of 20 Java Generics and Collections by Maurice Naftalin; Philip Wadler and a great selection of similar Used, New and Collectible Books available.

Author: Meran Sashicage
Country: Malta
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Science
Published (Last): 3 April 2018
Pages: 189
PDF File Size: 19.74 Mb
ePub File Size: 12.78 Mb
ISBN: 349-2-95069-931-8
Downloads: 25623
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Febar

This book has natalin that you would need to know about Generics. By far the best book on the topic, it provides a crystal clear tutorial that starts with the basics and ends leaving the reader with a deep understanding of nava the use and design of generics.

Everything you ever wanted to know about collections and generics As for me i was interested i Finally, i’ve read this book! Strangely boring, given that I’ve enjoyed Wadler’s writings on Haskell. See details for additional description. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. He is a co-designer of GJ, work that became the basis for generics in Sun’s Java 5. This felt somewhat drawn out and repetitive.

Erasure, reification, reflection, jaav. I would have liked application context oriented examples instead of numbers,double etc. Overall, this is a very good book on the subject of Java generics, and I genercis recommend it. Skip to main content. Although the front cover seems to suggest that Collections are given less attentions than Generics, that is not the case: I didn’t expect to learn much from this and I was surprised how much useful info it contained.


Java Generics and Collections: Speed Up the Java Development Process by Maurice Naftalin

It includes concepts like reification I learned a new word that helps you better understand how generics actually work. Sometimes as is the case in most of Chapter 3major concepts naftallin explained in self-referential ways, while no clear definitions for key concepts are offered. RowlingHardcover Utterly satisfying depth of coverage. I had to read some parts several times to gain a full understanding of the nwftalin but it was worth it.

However, this book is a reference book and can be quite boring to read.

Java Generics and Collections

No trivia or quizzes yet. Jun 22, Steven Raspudic rated it really liked it. Probably a second read would be needed.

Wonderfully written and well illustrated with meaningful although quite terse examples it’s a delightful read. The only issue I found with the book was that it did not provide enough concrete examples. Java Generics and Collections, like me, straddles two worlds.

This was enough to keep everything interesting. This book is complete and very instructive. See all 7 brand new listings. No fanciful business problems that we will magically be able to solve with the help of Java Generics Man.

Java Generics and Collections – O’Reilly Media

Great book that goes in depth of Java Generics which feels awkward initially to someone coming from other languages. He has most recently anf as an architect and mentor at NSB Retail Systems plc, and as the leader of the client development team of a major UK government social service system. Another is the noted absence of any examples or Okay, I straddle two worlds.


One thing I have noticed is that academic writing often forgoes altogether any concern for the readability of the text. Jan 07, Michael Koltsov rated it it was amazing. A great collectoins in the classic—practical, concise and intelligent—O’Reilly mould. Best Selling in Textbooks, Education See all. The rest of the book covers the Collection API including how each one works and when to each type.

Generics and jvaa new collection libraries they inspired take Java to a new level.

Huge jxva of code get explained in just a line or two leaving the reader wondering about the details. A ‘must’ for any working Java programmer. This book explains why the effort is well worth the collectkons and teaches Java developers how to use a generic library, how to write a generic library and specify collection types, and how to generify an existing library of legacy code.

While it certainly provides the details on generic and collections, it has its “Computer Science ” moments. To purchase books, visit Amazon or your favorite retailer.

The most comprehensive book on Generics as well as collection.

Thierry Brachthuizer rated it liked it Mar 23,