A Preliminary Survey on Functional Programming

Caitlin Sadowski and Daan Leijen

Abstract

Functional programming has had a profound impact on the development of mainstream languages such as C# or Java.We wanted to get a better sense of developer’s perceptions of functional programming, and also better understand which functional programming concepts are useful to developers. This paper reports the results of a preliminary survey on this topic.

Details

Publication typeTechReport
NumberMSR-TR-2010-147
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