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Functional Programming in Python

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Functional Programming in Python
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Publisher: O'Reilly Media
Number of pages: 49

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Python is not a functional programming language, but it is a multi-paradigm language that makes functional programming easy to perform, and easy to mix with other programming styles. In this paper, David Mertz, a director of Python Software Foundation, examines the functional aspects of the language and points out which options work well and which ones you should generally decline.

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