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re: Great post, thanks for sharing. 👏 I'd like to add that JavaScript used to be a Lisp dialect, so has its roots in FP. Only "recently" do we see a...
 

There were three new features in ES6 relevant to FP: arrow syntax for lambdas, the Promise abstraction and tail call elimination. Browser vendors skipped the latter, because the teams in charge were biased for OOP and probably the respective companies as well. The Promise Aplus design process was also biased against FP, because the key players were again employed by the very same companies.

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