Functional Programming Basics

You must have heard people talk about Functional programming whilst your nod apprehensively, and how cool people do functional programming. You must have heard people talk about functional purity and imperative blasphemy. But what exactly does functional programming entail? Why is it making a comeback? This talk is aimed at providing an objective and practical view of what FP can and cannot do, and how it's nothing to be scared of, what languages support functional style and how it can help alleviate some common programming problems.

 
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Introduction to basics of functional programming in a language agnostic way.

Learning Outcome

Developers who have not done any functional programming in past can start thinking functionally and get a direction of what's in store for them.

Target Audience

Developers

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  • Dhaval Dalal
    By Dhaval Dalal  ~  3 months ago
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    Hi Siddharth,

        Is it possible to convert this to a demo intro to functional programming?

    thanks,

    Dhaval


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