addressalign-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcameraccwchatcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-checkcircle-with-crosscircle-with-pluscrosseditemptyheartexportfacebookfolderfullheartglobegmailgoogleimagesinstagramlinklocation-pinmagnifying-glassmailminusmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1outlookpersonplusprice-ribbonImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartickettrashtriangle-downtriangle-uptwitteruseryahoo

Re: [ljc] Recommendations for a java programming book

From: user 6.
Sent on: Monday, October 8, 2012 3:06 PM
On 8 October[masked]:02, James Gough <[address removed]> wrote:
> The Well Grounded Java Developer is an awesome book:­
> It address points 1, 2, 4 and 5 very well. If you haven't done any
> Java before then I'd recommended reading some online tutorials and
> then trying this book to consolidate what you know.

Agreed. For people who've never done Java before, I've found - and
this is the approach we now use at work - that putting them in front
of the Sun^W Oracle tutorials[1] is a great way to get started. We
also put someone more experienced in the room to answer questions, if
you don't have one of those - well, that's what the Internet's for :-)



[1] http://docs.oracl...­

Andrew Flegg -- mailto:[address removed]  |  http://www.bleb.o...­

Our Sponsors

  • Our Blog

    Read the latest news from the LJC

  • RecWorks Ltd

    Fixing Tech Recruitment using the Power of Community

  • jClarity

    Java/JVM Performance Analysis Tools & mentoring for Java related matters

  • LJC Aggrity

    Our LJC Aggrity site contains blog posts from our members

  • LJC Book Club

    Our Book club with book reviews from our members

  • Devoxx UK

    Java Community Conference in collaboration with the LJC, 8-10th June 16

  • SkillsMatter

    "Host, help organise, promote, film many of our meetings."

  • IBM

    Build Enterprise-grade apps at start-up speed.

  • New Relic

    New Relic makes sense of billions of metrics a day in real time.

  • Hazelcast

    Hazelcast is the leader in operating in-memory computing.

  • Java.Net

    We are an official Java User Group recognised by Oracle's JUG program

  • JRebel

    Free 3 month J-Rebel license.

  • O'Reilly

    40% discount on printed books and 50% on e-books.

  • Craft Rebellion

    Your choice of fresh craft beer, delivered. For 10% off use ‘LJC'

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy