This is an online version of the Manning book Functional Programming in C#: How to write better C# code. With liveBook you can access Manning books in-browser — anytime, anywhere.
About this Book
This book aims to show how you can leverage functional techniques in C# to write code that is concise, elegant, robust, and maintainable.
This book is for an ambitious breed of developer. You know the C# language and the .NET framework. You have experience developing real-world applications and are familiar with OOP concepts, patterns, and best practices. Yet, you’re looking to expand your arsenal by learning functional techniques so that you can make the most out of C# as a multiparadigm language.
If you’re trying or planning to learn a functional language, this book will also be hugely valuable, because you’ll learn how to think functionally in a language you’re familiar with. Changing the way you think is the hard part; once that’s achieved, learning the syntax of any particular language will be relatively easy.
The book consists of 15 chapters, divided into 3 parts: