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Java SE 8 for the Really Impatient

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  1. About This eBook
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Dedication Page
  5. Contents
  6. Preface
  7. About the Author
  8. Chapter 1. Lambda Expressions
    1. 1.1. Why Lambdas?
    2. 1.2. The Syntax of Lambda Expressions
    3. 1.3. Functional Interfaces
    4. 1.4. Method References
    5. 1.5. Constructor References
    6. 1.6. Variable Scope
    7. 1.7. Default Methods
    8. 1.8. Static Methods in Interfaces
    9. Exercises
  9. Chapter 2. The Stream API
    1. 2.1. From Iteration to Stream Operations
    2. 2.2. Stream Creation
    3. 2.3. The filter, map, and flatMap Methods
    4. 2.4. Extracting Substreams and Combining Streams
    5. 2.5. Stateful Transformations
    6. 2.6. Simple Reductions
    7. 2.7. The Optional Type
    8. 2.8. Reduction Operations
    9. 2.9. Collecting Results
    10. 2.10. Collecting into Maps
    11. 2.11. Grouping and Partitioning
    12. 2.12. Primitive Type Streams
    13. 2.13. Parallel Streams
    14. 2.14. Functional Interfaces
    15. Exercises
  10. Chapter 3. Programming with Lambdas
    1. 3.1. Deferred Execution
    2. 3.2. Parameters of Lambda Expressions
    3. 3.3. Choosing a Functional Interface
    4. 3.4. Returning Functions
    5. 3.5. Composition
    6. 3.6. Laziness
    7. 3.7. Parallelizing Operations
    8. 3.8. Dealing with Exceptions
    9. 3.9. Lambdas and Generics
    10. 3.10. Monadic Operations
    11. Exercises
  11. Chapter 4. JavaFX
    1. 4.1. A Brief History of Java GUI Programming
    2. 4.2. Hello, JavaFX!
    3. 4.3. Event Handling
    4. 4.4. JavaFX Properties
    5. 4.5. Bindings
    6. 4.6. Layout
    7. 4.7. FXML
    8. 4.8. CSS
    9. 4.9. Animations and Special Effects
    10. 4.10. Fancy Controls
    11. Exercises
  12. Chapter 5. The New Date and Time API
    1. 5.1. The Time Line
    2. 5.2. Local Dates
    3. 5.3. Date Adjusters
    4. 5.4. Local Time
    5. 5.5. Zoned Time
    6. 5.6. Formatting and Parsing
    7. 5.7. Interoperating with Legacy Code
    8. Exercises
  13. Chapter 6. Concurrency Enhancements
    1. 6.1. Atomic Values
    2. 6.2. ConcurrentHashMap Improvements
    3. 6.3. Parallel Array Operations
    4. 6.4. Completable Futures
    5. Exercises
  14. Chapter 7. The Nashorn JavaScript Engine
    1. 7.1. Running Nashorn from the Command Line
    2. 7.2. Running Nashorn from Java
    3. 7.3. Invoking Methods
    4. 7.4. Constructing Objects
    5. 7.5. Strings
    6. 7.6. Numbers
    7. 7.7. Working with Arrays
    8. 7.8. Lists and Maps
    9. 7.9. Lambdas
    10. 7.10. Extending Java Classes and Implementing Java Interfaces
    11. 7.11. Exceptions
    12. 7.12. Shell Scripting
    13. 7.13. Nashorn and JavaFX
    14. Exercises
  15. Chapter 8. Miscellaneous Goodies
    1. 8.1. Strings
    2. 8.2. Number Classes
    3. 8.3. New Mathematical Functions
    4. 8.4. Collections
    5. 8.5. Working with Files
    6. 8.6. Annotations
    7. 8.7. Miscellaneous Minor Changes
    8. Exercises
  16. Chapter 9. Java 7 Features That You May Have Missed
    1. 9.1. Exception Handling Changes
    2. 9.2. Working with Files
    3. 9.3. Implementing the equals, hashCode, and compareTo Methods
    4. 9.4. Security Requirements
    5. 9.5. Miscellaneous Changes
    6. Exercises
  17. Index
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Java SE 8 for the Really Impatient

Cay S. Horstmann

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