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A textbook that teaches multithreading  RSS feed

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I've been struggling for a long time now to understand the fundamental concepts in multi threading. A lot of examples I find online are trivial, the examples involve increment counters to demonstrate threading. I think that's ridiculous, and I prefer reading well written/reviewed textbooks. I have Java Concurrency in Practice, but it seems to be teaching best practices rather than the basics for beginners. I know for sure I'll eventually come back to that book once I understand threading. With that in mind can some recommend a well written/reviewed update textbook that walks novices though the concepts of threading?
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Hi Abigail,i will recommend you to go through-
1-->Oracle multithreading tutorial.--this tutorial will guide you the basics.
2-->go through these wiki link from ranch,a very good stuff is mentioned there.also the 2 books are recommended inside it,you can opt b/w them according to your comfort level.i will recommend you to read both.

Hope this will help!

kind regards,
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