The Theory and Practice of Software Design with BlackBox Component Builder
The first English book on Component Pascal and BlackBox Component Builder. It introduces the reader to computer programming, i.e. algorithms and data structures. The book covers many new programming concepts that have emerged in recent years including object-oriented programming and design patterns. It emphasizes the practical aspects of software construction without neglecting their solid theoretical foundation.
"As a result, students are always able to anchor what they learn in application scenarios that make immediate sense." (Prof. Clemens Szyperski, Redmond)
" .. a unique approach introducing all the modern things we did not have ten years ago: GUIs, components, frameworks, UML, design by contract, design patterns." (Prof. Karlheinz Hug, Reutlingen)