O'Reilly logo

JavaScript: Functional Programming for JavaScript Developers by Dan Mantyla, Simon Timms, Ved Antani

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Functional libraries for JavaScript

It's been said that every functional programmer writes their own library of functions, and functional JavaScript programmers are no exception. With today's open source code-sharing platforms such as GitHub, Bower, and NPM, it's easier to share, collaborate, and grow these libraries. Many libraries exist for functional programming with JavaScript, ranging from tiny toolkits to monolithic module libraries.

Each library promotes its own style of functional programming. From a rigid, math-based style to a relaxed, informal style, each library is different but they all share one common feature: they all have abstract JavaScript functional capabilities to increase code re-use, readability, and robustness.

At the time ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required