Introduction

This Book's Scope

As the title suggests, this book is about the object-oriented (OO) thought process. Obviously, choosing the theme and title of the book are important decisions; however, these decisions were not all that simple. Numerous books deal with one level or another of object orientation. Several popular books deal with topics including OO analysis, OO design, OO programming, design patterns, OO databases, the Unified Modeling Language (UML), various OO programming languages, and many other topics related to OO programming.

However, while poring over all of these books, many people forget that each one of these topics are built on a single foundation: how you think in OO ways. It is unfortunate, but often software professionals ...

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