Professor Frisby's Mostly Adequate Guide to Functional Programming



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Professor Frisby's Mostly Adequate Guide to Functional Programming
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AuthorBrian Lonsdorf
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Published2019
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LanguageEnglish
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This is a book on the functional paradigm in general. We'll use the world's most popular functional programming language: JavaScript. Some may feel this is a poor choice as it's against the grain of the current culture which, at the moment, feels predominately imperative.

That said, typed functional languages will, without a doubt, be the best place to code in the style presented by this book. JavaScript will be our means of learning a paradigm, where you apply it is up to you. Luckily, the interfaces are mathematical and, as such, ubiquitous. You'll find yourself at home with Swiftz, Scalaz, Haskell, PureScript, and other mathematically inclined environments.





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