Use applicative programming techniques with first-class functions
Understand how and why you might leverage variable scoping and closures
Delve into higher-order functions—and learn how they take other functions as arguments for maximum advantage
Explore ways to compose new functions from existing functions
Reduce, hide, or eliminate the footprint of state change in your programs
Practice flow-based programming with chains and functional pipelines
Discover how to code without using classes
Paleomagnetism of Sedimentary Rocks: Process and Interpretation
This book describes the paleomagnetism of sediments and sedimentary rocks, how sediments and sedimentary rocks become magnetized, and how the physical and chemical processes involved can affect the accuracy of paleomagnetism.
Topics covered include depositional and post-depositional remanence acquisition, the detection and...
Crafting Innovative Places for Australia’s Knowledge Economy
This book integrates planning, policy, economics, and urban design into an approach to crafting innovative places. Exploring new paradigms of innovative places under the framework of globalisation, urbanisation, and new technology, it argues against state-centric policies to innovation and focuses on how a globalized approach can shape...
The Digital Photography Book, Volume 3
I know what you’re thinking: “If this is Part 2, where is Part 1?” Well, Part 1 is actually Chapter One back in volume 2. “Wait a darn minute—you’re pulling that old ‘bait and switch’ scam, right?” No, a bait-and-switch scam is where you see an advertisement for a washer and dryer for a...
Macromedia Flash MX Advanced for Windows and Macintosh Visual QuickPro Guide Ready to take your Flash knowledge to the next level? Then Macromedia Flash MX Advanced for Windows and Macintosh: Visual QuickPro Guide is your ticket. Designed for professionals like yourself-users who have mastered the basics of Flash but need help with the advanced animation techniques and ActionScripting--this guide is a must-have for graphic...