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Java 9 Cookbook by Nick Samoylov, Mohamed Sanaulla

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Going Functional

This chapter introduces a programming paradigm called functional programming and its applicability in Java 9. We will cover the following recipes:

  • Understanding and creating a functional interface
  • Understanding lambda expressions
  • Using method references
  • Creating and invoking lambda-friendly APIs
  • Leveraging lambda expressions in your programs

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