Understanding React
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Understanding React

The Simplest Practical Guide to Start Coding in React

About the Book

Every successful framework or library provides something unique which gives developers a new tool for writing better software. In the case of React, that tool is called component. You might be thinking that you have been reading about components as the solution to your spaghetti software nightmare for the last 15 years without any success. You are not wrong. However, React is an exception. It provides the constructions and tools to build highly cohesive components to assemble your next application. In this book, we will study React core concepts, to end up being very practical describing how to split an application into components and to fully implement it.

About the Author

Enrique Pablo Molinari
Enrique Pablo Molinari

Enrique Molinari holds a Master in Software Engineering at Universidad Nacional de La Plata (Argentina). With 20 years of experience in the software industry he has worked in many software projects as developer, technical lead and architect. He is also professor at Universidad Nacional de Río Negro, in charge of the Object Oriented Design and Advanced Database Systems undergraduate courses.

Table of Contents

  • Essential JavaScript Concepts
    • Variables
    • Functions
    • Arrays
    • Objects
    • A Prototype-Based Language
    • Classes
    • The Multiple Meanings of this
    • Modules
    • Single Thread Language
    • The Promise Object and the async/await Keywords
  • Essential React Concepts
    • React Principles
    • Creating a React Project
    • React Components
    • Rendering Components
    • Styling
    • Props
    • State
    • Dealing with Events
    • Hooks
    • useState
    • useEffects
  • Practical React - A Simple CRUD Application
    • Material UI
    • Identifying Components
    • Children Prop
    • Conditional Rendering
    • Components Communication
    • Custom Environment Variables
    • Data Grids
    • Dialog Box
    • Forms
    • ReWrite with Class-based Components
  • Practical React - Creating a Blog
    • Identifying Components
    • Components and APIs
    • React Router
    • Defining Routes
    • Navigation
    • Programmatically Navigation

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