this is a reference to the object that is executing. It is often used to access instance variables that are hidden by parameters or local variables of the same name, as in "this.value=value;" super is a reference to the direct superclass of the object that is executing. It is used to access members of the superclass that are overridden (methods) or hidden (variables) by members of the class that isexecuting.
this and super are also often used in the first line of constructors.
[ December 11, 2004: Message edited by: Mike Gershman ] [ December 12, 2004: Message edited by: Mike Gershman ]