Douglas Crockford

San Jose, California

I don't think of myself as a guru. I'm more of a mahatma.

Douglas Crockford is a Senior JavaScript Architect at Yahoo!, well known for introducing and maintaining the JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) format. He's a regular speaker at conferences on advanced JavaScript topics, and serves on the ECMAScript committee.

JavaScript: The Good Parts JavaScript: The Good Parts
by Douglas Crockford
May 2008
Print: $29.99
Ebook: $23.99

Douglas Crockford JavaScript Master Class Douglas Crockford JavaScript Master Class
by Douglas Crockford
September 2009
Video: $99.99

Douglas Crockford

"I find Douglas Crockford's perspective on JavaScript in JavaScript: The Good Parts to be useful in my own relationship with JavaScript. His style is accessible and intelligent."
--Anita Kuno,