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Chris rated it really liked it Dec 07, All in all, it is an intrlduction book with which to hone theory, and for that I can’t recommend it enough.

The point this book makes is that progressing through a well-formulated pedagogy one can absorb Monads as easily as one can absorb Sets.

Must do a quick reread.

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Adolfo rated it liked it Jun 04, Language-agnostic to the extent that most code can be easily translated to most modern functional programming languages. Lots of rigorous proofs and great discussion of things like strictness and bottom values.

Sep 10, Chiqing Zhang rated it it was amazing. Trivia About Introduction to F Andreas Meingast rated it really liked it Apr 14, Richard Simpson Bird is a computer scientist. Johan Linde rated it liked it Feb 21, It was released before the Haskell 98 report was finished, and we are already using the Haskell report, while a new one is in the making.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. And Miranda although outdated can still be run if you have something that run [1st Edition]Was a freshman year textbook used fir introducing Functional Programming at the Computer Science department at the University of Twente in Pepe rated it it was amazing Nov 07, Fubctional Bennett rated it liked it Jan 17, Want to Read saving….

Look up some of his presentations on YouTube Same progrsmming who also brought you generics with type erasure in Java.

There are new chapters on program optimisation, abstract data After the success of the first edition, Introduction to Functional Programming using Haskell has been thoroughly updated and revised to provide a complete grounding in the principles and techniques of programming with functions. Lists with This Book.


Introduction to Functional Programming by Richard S. Bird

Be the first to ask a question about Introduction to Wadlef Programming. This all said, this is a great book on functional programming and Haskell.

Mace Ousley rated it it was amazing Nov 04, The focus is mainly on the theoretical side, being many of the exercises proofs.

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