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Concurrent Programming in Java�: Design Principles and Patterns

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Concurrent Programming in Java, 2nd Edition surveys a wide field of research in parallelism and concurrency and shows how to do more with multithreading in Java with dozens of patterns and design tips. Written for the advanced Java developer, this book offers a comprehensive tour of leading-edge thinking about parallel coding processes.

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Expected publication: June 27th 2019 by Addison-Wesley Professional (first published November 1996)
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Dan Boeriu
Nov 29, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Humble pie for the Java developer. It doesn't get better.
Chad Rhyner
Jan 07, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
In this book, it covers a lot of different concurrent programming constructs. Some of these constructs are commonly known for Computer Scientists (things such as Binary/Counting Semaphores, fork/join, acquire/release constructs, latches.). Going into this book, I thought this would be more of a review of some of my Computer Science studies. I was pleasantly surprised to learn new terms and techniques to handle concurrency issues that I never would have thought of without reading this book. These ...more
Borys
Well, it took me a very long time to finish this one :) A couple of months or so. Style of the book is very academic, and I had to re-read some passages many times (also I've got to mention that it is somewhat hard to read this book while riding the subway :)

I never had any problem with cross references, as other reviewer mentions. And I don't think it's not worth a read because it's too old and outdated, I think it's as useful as ever. It explains some basic stuff, it elaborates on Java memory
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Martin Chalupa
Jul 18, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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A very good overview of concurrent programming in Java. I was worried that the book might be now obsolete, but most topics are covered in timeless manner. The book goes over basic concurrency constructs in Java such as synchronized, wait, notify. Then it uses them to show useful design pattern. And those pattern are generalised into higher level concurrency utilities. I like that everything is clearly explained. The author provide details which leads to certain design decision. What is useful in ...more
Otis Chandler
Apr 13, 2007 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
If you deal with any concurrency issues in Java this is a must - as is anything by Doug Lea
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Amiruddin Nagri
Jul 30, 2007 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
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One of my favorite topics, and the legendary book every developer should read
Michael
Jan 28, 2008 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
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Strangely seems to assume you already know all the relevant issues with concurrent programming.
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