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Haskell Cookbook by Yogesh Sajanikar

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Preface

Functional programming has been gaining lot of momentum recently. We are seeing different paradigms of functional programming creeping into imperative languages such as C++, C#, and Python. There are languages such as Scala that try to offer best of both worlds, that is, object-oriented programming and functional programming.

As Haskell is a pure and non-strict language, and strictly separates pureness from effect-full computations, it really stands out among these languages. Its strong theoretical basis, such as an elaborate type system, combined with concise and expressive syntax, gives Haskell a unique flavor. It really helps in programming declaratively by specifying what rather than how! In this book, we will focus on practical ...

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