Introduce your beginning programmers to the power of Java for developing applications with the engaging, hands-on approach in Farrell's JAVA PROGRAMMING, 8E. With this text, even first-time programmers can quickly develop useful programs while learning the basic principles of structured and object-oriented programming. The text incorporates the latest version of Java with a reader-friendly presentation and meaningful real-world exercises. Updated Programming Exercises and a wealth of case problems help students build skills critical for ongoing programming success. You'll find additional resources to equip beginning Java programmers with the optional online CourseMate that includes a wealth of interactive teaching and learning tools and unique Video Quizzes created by the text author.