Pro C# 7

Pro C# 7 : With .NET and .NET Core

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This essential classic title provides a comprehensive foundation in the C# programming language and the frameworks it lives in. Now in its 8th edition, you'll find all the very latest C# 7.1 and .NET 4.7 features here, along with four brand new chapters on Microsoft's lightweight, cross-platform framework, .NET Core, up to and including .NET Core 2.0. Coverage of ASP.NET Core, Entity Framework (EF) Core, and more, sits alongside the latest updates to .NET, including Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), Windows Communication Foundation (WCF), and ASP.NET MVC.
Dive in and discover why Pro C# has been a favorite of C# developers worldwide for over 15 years. Gain a solid foundation in object-oriented development techniques, attributes and reflection, generics and collections as well as numerous advanced topics not found in other texts (such as CIL opcodes and emitting dynamic assemblies). With the help of this book you'll have the confidence to put C# into practice and explore the .NET universe on your own terms.
What You Will Learn

Discover the latest C# 7.1 features, from tuples to pattern matching

Hit the ground running with Microsoft's lightweight, open source .NET Core platform, including ASP.NET Core MVC, ASP.NET Core web services, and Entity Framework Core

Find complete coverage of XAML, .NET 4.7, and Visual Studio 2017

Understand the philosophy behind .NET and the new, cross-platform alternative, .NET Core
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Product details

  • Paperback | 1372 pages
  • 178 x 254 x 46.23mm | 2,306g
  • Berkley, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 8th ed.
  • 339 Illustrations, color; 29 Illustrations, black and white; LXV, 1372 p. 368 illus., 339 illus. in color.
  • 1484230175
  • 9781484230176
  • 391,229

Table of contents

Part 1 - Introducing C# and the .NET Platform1: The Philosophy of .NET2: Building C# ApplicationsPart 2 - Core C# Programing3: Core C# Programming Constructs, Part I4: Core C# Programming Constructs, Part IIPart 3 - Object-Oriented Programming with C#5: Understanding Encapsulation6: Understanding Inheritance and Polymorphism7: Understanding Structured Exception Handling8: Working with InterfacesPart 4 - Advanced C# Programming9: Collections and Generics10: Delegates, Events, and Lambda Expressions11: Advanced C# Language Features12: LINQ to Objects13: Understanding Object LifetimePart 5 - Programming with .NET Assemblies14: Building and Configuring Class Libraries15: Type Reflection, Late Binding, and Attribute-Based Programming16: Dynamic Types and the Dynamic Language Runtime17: Processes, AppDomains, and Object Contexts18: Understanding CIL and the Role of Dynamic AssembliesPart 6 - Introducing the .NET Base Class Libraries19: Multithreaded, Parallel, and Async Programming20: File I/O and Object Serialization21: Data Access With ADO.NET22: Introducing Entity Framework 623: Introducing Windows Communication FoundationPart 7 - Windows Presentation Foundation24: Introducing Windows Presentation Foundation and XAML25: Programming WPF Controls26: WPF Graphics Rendering Services27: WPF Resources, Animations, Styles, and Templates28: Notifications, Validations, Command, and MVVMPart 8 - ASP.NET.MVC29: Introducing ASP.NET MVC30: Introducing ASP.NET Web API 2.2Part 9 - .NET CORE31: The Philosophy of .NET Core32: Introducing Entity Framework Core33: Introducing ASP.NET Core Web Applications34: Introducing ASP.NET Core Service ApplicationsAppendiciesAppendix A: ADO.NET Data Sets, Data Tables, and Data AdaptersAppendix B: Introducing LINQ to XMLAppendix C: Introducing ASP.NET Web FormsAppendix D: ASP.NET Web Controls, Master Pages, and ThemesAppendix E: ASP.NET State Management Techniques
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About Andrew Troelsen

Andrew Troelsen has more than 20 years of experience in the software industry. During this time he has worked as a developer, educator, author, public speaker, and now team lead and lead engineer at Thomson Reuters. He is the author of numerous books in the Microsoft universe covering C++-based COM development with ATL, COM and .NET interoperability, Visual Basic, and the award-winning 'C# and the .NET platform'. He has a master of science degree in software engineering (MSSE) from the University of St. Thomas and is working on a second master of science degree in computational linguistics (CLMS) from the University of Washington.Phil Japikse is an international speaker, Microsoft MVP, ASPInsider, MCSD, CSM, and CSP, and a passionate member of the developer community, and has been working with .NET since the first betas, developing software for over 30 years, and heavily involved in the agile community since 2005. Phil is co-author of best selling 'C# and the .NET 4.6 Framework', the Lead Director for the Cincinnati .NET User's Group and the Cincinnati Software Architect Group, co-hosts the Hallway Conversations podcast, founded the Cincinnati Day of Agile, and volunteers for the National Ski Patrol. Phil is also a published author with LinkedIn Learning. During the day, Phil works as an Enterprise Consultant and Agile Coach for large to medium firms throughout the US. Phil enjoys to learn new tech and is always striving to improve his craft. You can follow Phil on his blog, or on Twitter @skimedic.
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