Design more elegant programs by mastering the Clojure programming
language and the philosophy behind it.
Clojure is a dynamic programming language that targets the Java
Virtual Machine. The Joy of Clojure goes beyond the syntax, and
shows how to write fluent, idiomatic Clojure code. Readers will learn
to approach programming challenges from a Functional perspective
and master the Lisp techniques that make Clojure so elegant and
According to the authors, there's a "right way" to do things in Clojure.
This book will help readers think about problems the "Clojure way,"
and recognize when they simply need to change the way they program.
Not just another book about programming philosophy, The Joy of
Clojure tackles hard software areas like concurrency, interoperability,
performance, and more.
Tells the deeper story of Clojure
Covers core Lisp techniques
Teaches elegant application design
Discusses Functional programming idioms