Chapter 11. JavaScript: Events

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In this chapter you will learn:

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The concepts of events, event handlers and event bubbling.

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To create and register event handlers that respond to mouse and keyboard events.

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To use the event object to get information about an event.

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To recognize and respond to common events, including onload, onmousemove, onmouseover, onmouseout, onfocus, onblur, onsubmit and onreset.

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The wisest prophets make sure of the event first.

 
 --Horace Walpole
 

Do you think I can listen all day to such stuff?

 
 --Lewis Carroll
 

The user should feel in control of the computer; not the other way around. This is ...

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