Functional Programming in Python
Last updated on 2019-10-25
About the Book
The book covers the basics of functional programming including function objects, immutability, recursion, iterables, comprehensions and generators. It also covers more advanced topics such as closures, memoization, partial functions, currying, functors and monads. No prior knowledge of functional programming is required, just a basic working knowledge of Python.
- What is functional programming?
- Objects, variables, and functions as objects
- Immutable objects
- Transforming and reducing iterables
- Partial application and currying
- Functors and monads
- itertools, functools and other useful libraries
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