Joy of Clojure

Joy of Clojure : Thinking the Clojure Way

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HIGHLIGHTDesign more elegant programs by mastering the Clojure programminglanguage and the philosophy behind it.DESCRIPTIONClojure is a dynamic programming language that targets the JavaVirtual Machine. The Joy of Clojure goes beyond the syntax, andshows how to write fluent, idiomatic Clojure code. Readers will learnto approach programming challenges from a Functional perspectiveand master the Lisp techniques that make Clojure so elegant andefficient.According to the authors, there's a "right way" to do things in Clojure.This book will help readers think about problems the "Clojure way,"and recognize when they simply need to change the way they program.Not just another book about programming philosophy, The Joy ofClojure tackles hard software areas like concurrency, interoperability,performance, and more.KEY POINTSFÂ Tells the deeper story of ClojureFÂ Covers core Lisp techniquesFÂ Teaches elegant application designFÂ Discusses Functional programming idioms
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Product details

  • Paperback | 300 pages
  • 186 x 236 x 24mm | 598.74g
  • Manning Publications
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • w. ill.
  • 1935182641
  • 9781935182641
  • 281,424

About Michael Fogus

Michael Fogus is software developer with experience in distributedsimulation, machine vision, and expert systems construction. He's activelyinvolved in the Clojure and Scala communities.Chris Houser is a primary contributor to Clojure and has implementedseveral features for the language.
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