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Le to learn Haskell in an orderly manner Here *S Hoping Also The Explanations *hoping Also the xplanations the book are very clearly written The author knows whereof he writes and he avoids being cute or making know it all assumptions That s a great relief A very good intro but confusing because Haskell itself is confusing to run It took a while for me to get VS Code working with the GHC compiler And sorting out getting Buried extensions like hlint and hie to work And then seeing that I had a 20gig of stack files There is a difference between GHC the compiler and GHCi the interactive interface To compile you need a main function None of this is discussed in the book so I had to do much Googling to get anything to workven the very first xamples Some help in the book about the actual nvironment and tools like stack cabal tc would have been like stack cabal tc would have been It s hard not to run into Graham Hutton s work when reading about functional programming so reading a book on Haskell written by him sounded like a good opportunity to learn from a real xpert It turned out to be a good choice this is definitely the best Haskell book I read so farThe author s deep understanding of functional programming concepts and Haskell shines through the writing on many occasions He carefully sets up xplanations and xamples that build one on top of another and manages to xplain some of the thorniest ideas of Haskell applicatives and monads I m looking at you very clearly most importantly the why of things is often xplained along with some important historical background that sheds some light on the design choices made by the languageThere s ven space in this book for a few xtended programming xamples and A Certain Justice (Adam Dalgliesh, exercises both of which are very important for a programming book Some of thexercises come with solutions in an appendix a truly impressive information density for a 250 page bookMy favorite chapter is Monadic Parsers parser combinators is a very interesting topic and I went through several resources that tried to xplain it in
Haskell The Treatment In This Book Is Much Better Than The treatment in this book is much better than I read before it ven inspired a blog post to document my understandingOn the flip side the last two chapters on automatically proving programs correct as well as deriving correct programs from definitions were puzzling Felt too academic and somewhat out of place in a book teaching a programming language I suppose that when you write a book it s your prerogative to include some of the research topics you re Cinderella Unmasked (Fairytale Fantasies excited about and pitch them to a general audience. Res of Haskell newxamples and xercises selected solutions and freely downloadable lecture slides and xample code The presentation is clean and simple while also being fully compliant with the latest version of the language including recent changes concerning applicative monadic foldable and traversable type. Loved it Distilled complex concepts to simple components I love the fact That It Outlines The it outlines the behind category theory interfaces and backs it up by The Power Of A Choice examples Amazing book As a newcomer to Functional Programming this book really helps to break down the subject into small understandable chunks Thexercises are great at cementing what has been covered in the chapter too It is a near perfect mixture of clarity and terseness Graham s xplanations contain all the information you need to know to understand the various concepts ven if sometimes that s not immediately obvious In my opinion there is no asy way around some of the abstract
in Haskell you just have to keep attacking them till click I found myself going back and rereading chapters many times and ach time I gained a deeper understandingIt is also vital that you actually write code in Haskell You simply can t learn it passively by reading a book no matter how great that book is For The Case for Paleolibertarianism and Realignment on the Right example I wrote a fair amount of code that mapped a function over a structure where I needed to carry some state around to do the mapping It can be done by hand using fold and manually threading the state but it really is tedious As it sasy Oh My God, What a Complete Aisling enough to do I kept doing it and it kept being tedious to the point where it annoyed menough to really try to alleviate it I went back to the book and this time both Traversables and the State monad finally clicked I ve been looking at textbooks for the 2nd year university module I will be teaching in the coming year an introduction to functional programming and this is the best Haskell based textbook that I ve found Not as detailed as some it covers the key points concisely with relevant but not overly long Monsieur Pain examples It might be a bit tricky to follow for someone new to programming as well as being new to the functional programming paradigm but for my students with a solid year at least of Computer Science studies it is pitched perfectly I have the previousdition which I gave 45 stars for This version is well worth the 5 out 5 rating for meThe content is xpanded and very clear on core concepts Even if you are a FP using Scala say get
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This BookThe Concise Definitions And Examples For Concepts Such As bookThe concise definitions and xamples for concepts such as Applicatives Monads and where to use is bar none the best intuitive xplanation I ve come across I ve seen so many overblown descriptions of ffectual stacks MTL tc tc this does the basics so you will have the right intuition to carry on and learn So for people new to FP this is th. Haskell is a purely functional language that allows programmers to rapidly develop clear concise and correct software The language has grown in popularity in recent years both in teaching and in industry This book is based on the author's Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. experience of teaching Haskell for than twenty years All concepts arexp. .
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developer can tCan t this book highly nough This is a great book to learn Haskell There are many function and code xamples that make it asy to visualize what you re reading Highly recommend Most fun you can have in front of a computer doing something that involves the brain Spent a few weeks with the book after work and a docker container with the Haskell image Lots of fun and clear Glitter Bomb (A Scrapbooking Mystery, examples along with greatxplanations of how Haskell works and how you the programmer should interact with the language I ALSO COME FROM A MATH BACKGROUND come from a math background the book and language really speak to me How can you not love functors I don t normally comment unless something is just beyond terrible and I want to go out of my way and let it be known that it sucks but I must say I am really satisfied with the book It s not cut and dry that you will feel bored reading and it not filled with convoluted Il morto di Maigret explanations and poorxamples that don t work Nor does it assume previous knowledge like most introductory books to a language do which makes no sense but hey authors can do what they wantThis book is really fair builds up chapter by chapter and doesn t have you jumping around the book to understand it Whatever is relevant to a topic will be displayed with that topic This is the first Haskell book I have read and my very first ncounter with the language itself was from reading this book The author has done an amazing work by his succinct writing that captures the foundations of Haskell through to advanced components of the language like Functors Applicatives and Monads and The xercises are well posed problems and help xtend and test your understanding of the materials covered I m now reading Programming Haskell from first principles because I want another text that will show me xamples of building large projects The skills I picked up from PiH are no doubt showing to be useful as I read PHffpI am delighted that I am learning Haskell thanks to beauty of the language and to Graham s superior authorship of this text I ordered this book in the hope that the code listings in the book would run as is in the Glasgow Haskell Compiler Two other books on Haskell had code snippets that Globalization: A Multi-Dimensional System, Third Edition elicited all sorts of out of scoperrors which were impossible to interpret and correct leading me to conclude that the code had not been tested against the GHC Very frustrating So far the code has worked and that is a very Billionaires Contract Engagement (Kings of the Boardroom encouraging sign Maybe just maybe this time it will be possib. Lained from first principles and no programmingxperience is reuired making this book accessible to a broad spectrum of readers While Part I focuses on basic concepts Part II introduces the reader to advanced topics This new Sexual Secrets edition has beenxtensively updated and xpanded to include recent and advanced featu.