Learn to Write Functional Javascript

Video description

Learn the concepts required to be a functional programmer and to write functional web-apps using modern JavaScript

About This Video

  • Functional Programming in context that matters for web developers

  • Learn how the functional style can help you code better starting today

  • Experience and practice the critical concepts required to master functional programming

  • In Detail

    Functional programming has been around for decades, but it only overtook the JavaScript community in recent years. The impact is undeniable and yet with all the material available it still isn’t always easy to grok.

    This course delivers the building blocks of the functional paradigm in a way that makes sense to JavaScript developers. Animated visualizations help explain difficult concepts such as higher-order functions, lenses and persistent data, partial application and currying and then write code so you understand concepts before trying to apply the knowledge them.

    Many functional programming videos leave students feeling as if they just learned something that can’t quite be useful, but in Foundations of Functional Programming you’ll build stateless UI components and implement your own higher-order functions that integrate them with JSX and virtual-dom using no frameworks, just functional programming and modern JavaScript.

    Product information

    • Title: Learn to Write Functional Javascript
    • Author(s): Michael Rosata
    • Release date: May 2017
    • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
    • ISBN: 9781788290616