Why Functional Programming Matters

  • Institutionen f or Datavetenskap John Hughes, Chalmers Tekniska H ogskola, SWEDEN. rjmh
  • Published 1984
As software becomes more and more complex, it is more and more important to structure it well. Well-structured software is easy to write, easy to debug, and provides a collection of modules that can be re-used to reduce future programming costs. Conventional languages place conceptual limits on the way problems can be modularised. Functional languages push… CONTINUE READING