"functional programming" entries
Alex Payne on Scala's upside and combining object-oriented and functional capabilities.
Alex Payne, co-author of the "Programming Scala," talks about the advantages of using Scala.
The benefits of functional languages and functional language techniques.
O'Reilly editors Mike Loukides and Mike Hendrickson discuss the advantages of functional programming languages and how functional language techniques can be deployed with almost any language.