Functional Programming in Scala

Series
Manning
Author
Paul Chiusano / Runar Bjarnason  
Publisher
Pearson
Cover
Softcover
Edition
1
Language
English
Pub.-date
September 2014
ISBN13
9781617290657
ISBN
1617290653
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Description

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Covers the practical benefits of Functional Programming

Offers concrete examples and exercises

Logically progresses from basic techniques to advance topics

 

AUDIENCE

No prior experience with FP or Scala is required. Perfect for programmers familiar with FP in other languages wishing to apply their knowledge in Scala.

Author

AUTHOR BIO

 

Paul Chiusano
has been writing and shipping functional code in Scala since 2008 and is responsible for the introduction and growth of Scala usage at his company, Capital IQ. As part of this effort he co-designed a functional programming curriculum with Rúnar and taught an internal course for coworkers interested in learning FP. Paul is also a regular blogger and speaker on functional programming and Scala.

 

Rúnar Bjarnason
is a self-taught programmer with 12 years of industry experience, with a focus on functional programming since 2008. Rúnar is a prolific blogger and occasional speaker on functional programming and the Scala programming language. He is a principal contributor to the Scalaz library for Scala and the Functional Java library for Java.