New Perspectives on XML, Comprehensive 3rd Edition
Patrick Carey | Sasha Vodnik
ISBN-13: 9781285075822 | ISBN-10: 128507582X
© 2015 | Published |  768  Pages
Previous Editions: 9781418860646

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Updated to teach the most current XML standards, this book uses real-world case studies and a practical, step-by-step approach to teach XML.



  • Tutorial 1: Creating an XML Document.
    Tutorial 2: Validating an XML Document.
    Tutorial 3: Working with Basic Schemas.
    Tutorial 4: Working with Advanced Schemas.
    Tutorial 5: Working with XSLT and XPath.
    Tutorial 6: Working with XSLT Functional Programming.
    Tutorial 7: Creating Element Groups.
    Tutorial 8: Combining XML and PHP.
    Tutorial 9: Working with XML and Databases.
    Tutorial 10: Using XML with Mobile Devices.
    Appendix A: Installing Exchanger Lite.
    Appendix B: XSLT Elements and Attributes.
    Appendix C: XPath Reference.
    Appendix D: DTD Reference.
    Appendix E: XML Schema Reference.
    Appendix F: Regular Expressions Reference.
    Appendix G: XML and CSS.
    Appendix H: Installing XAMPP.

    • Includes ten tutorials and five appendices - perfect for a semester-long introductory course on XML.
    • Covers XML syntax to create valid, well-formed documents and shows how to work with namespaces to create documents combining several XML vocabularies.
    • Gives a thorough lesson on Schemas in Tutorial 4 including employing multiple schemas in large document structures.
    • Shows students how to work with several standard XML vocabularies, including XHTML, MathML, and RSS.
    • Provides cross-browser solutions to programming with the W3C document object model.
    • XML tutorials updated to cover validating both within an editor and within the latest versions of multiple browsers.
    • Expanded coverage of basic and advanced schema concepts with increased hands-on instruction, including converting a DTD to a schema.
    • New case scenarios in tutorials and exercises.
    • New pedagogical features have been added, including Visual Overviews, ProSkills boxes, ProSkills exercises, and Key Steps.
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  • Mr. Patrick Carey received his M.S. in Biostatistics from the University of Wisconsin, where he worked as a researcher designing and analyzing clinical studies. He co-authored his first textbook on using Excel as a statistical tool. Today, Mr. Carey has authored or co-authored more than 20 leading academic and trade texts for the software industry.

    Sasha Vodnik is a web developer and author with over 15 years of experience creating web content and writing about it. He enjoys the challenge of keeping on top of the fast-changing landscape of the modern web, as well as explaining how to write clean, powerful code in languages like HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and XML.