Structured COBOL Programming

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Course Technology, Nov 1, 1999 - Computers - 536 pages
1. Introduction to COBOL and Program Development2. A Complete COBOL Program3. Environment and Data Divisions4. IF, MOVE, and Data Validation5. Arithmetic, Branching and Printed Reports6. The COBOL SORT and Record Selection Processing7. Tables and Table Processing8. Data Manipulation and Control Breaks9. Sequential File Maintenance10. Indexed and Relative Files11. The Report Writer Feature and Declaratives12. Object Oriented COBOLAppendix A Laboratory Assignment Test DataAppendix B Answers to Student AssignmentsAppendix C COBOL Reserve WordsAppendix D COBOL Basic FormatsAppendix E Variable Length RecordsAppendix F A Guide to Merant MicroFocus Personal COBOL for WindowsAppendix G A Guide to Merant MicroFocus Net Express

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Gary B. Shelly wrote and published his first computer education textbook in 1969. More than twenty million copies of Shelly Cashman Series' textbooks have been sold. Gary and a talented group of contributing authors have produced books on computer programming, computer concepts, and application software that are the leading textbooks in the computer technology market today. Gary has hosted the annual Shelly Cashman Institute, a week-long training event focusing on the latest topics in technology, for the past 34 years.

Thomas J. Cashman received his education at California State University, Los Angeles. He established one of the first business data processing programs in the U.S. at Long Beach City College in California, where he taught and served as department head. In 1969, he began collaborating with now best-selling author, Gary Shelly.

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