Monadic Philosophy Part 2 – The LINQ Monad

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1/6/2012 8:40:27 AM

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If you don't come from a math or philosophy background (and I don't) "monad" sounds like a made-up word. Of course, understanding OO's use of terms like "class" and "object" can be hard to grok at first too. But at least those terms have some grounding in real-world concepts that non-math geeks come across. Because I couldn't draw an analogy of monads to anything at first, it made grasping the concept of monads very hard for me.


1/6/2012 11:04:22 AM
Excellent rundown of "what's a Monad" for someone coming from a .Net background.