Functional Programming in Java

How functional techniques improve your Java programs



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Price$34.91 - $49.56
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AuthorPierre-Yves Saumont
PublisherManning
Published2017
Pages472
LanguageEnglish
FormatPaper book / ebook (PDF)
ISBN-101617292737
ISBN-139781617292736
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Here's a bold statement: learn functional programming and you'll be a better Java developer. Fortunately, you don't have to master every aspect of FP to get a big payoff. If you take in a few core principles, you'll see an immediate boost in the scalability, readability, and maintainability of your code. And did we mention that you'll have fewer bugs? Let's get started!

Functional Programming in Java teaches you how to incorporate the powerful benefits of functional programming into new and existing Java code. This book uses easy-to-grasp examples, exercises, and illustrations to teach core FP principles such as referential transparency, immutability, persistence, and laziness. Along the way, you'll discover which of the new functionally inspired features of Java 8 will help you most.





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