Preface to the Second Edition.- Preface to the First Edition.- Part I: Basic Object-Oriented Concepts.- Introduction.- Basics of Object-Oriented Programming.- Relationships Between Classes.- Language Features for Object-Oriented Implementation.- Part II: Introduction to Object-Oriented Analysis, Design, Implementation and Refactoring.- Elementary Design Patterns.- Analysing a System.- Design and Implementation.- How `Object-Oriented' is Our Design?.- Part III: Advanced Concepts in Object-Oriented Design.- Exploring Inheritance.- Modelling with Finite State Machines.- Interactive Systems and the MVC Architecture.- Designing with Distributed Objects.- The Unified Modelling Language.- Appendix A.-Index
Brahma Dathan is an associate professor in the Department of
Information and Computer Sciences at Metropolitan State University,
Minnesota. He obtained his BS in engineering with special focus on
electronics and communication from the University of Kerala, MTech
in computer science from IIT Madras and PhD in computer science
from University of Pittsburgh.
Sarnath Ramnath received his BTech and MTech degrees from IIT Delhi in 1984 and 1987 respectively, and his PhD in Computer Science from SUNY, Buffalo, in 1994. His areas of interest include algorithm analysis and design, data-structures, computational geometry and object-oriented software design. He is currently Professor and Chair of the Department of Computer Science at Minnesota State University, St Cloud, Minnesota, USA.