Databases in Depth: The Relational Model for Practitioners

Databases in Depth: The Relational Model for Practitioners

by C.J. Date

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780596100124
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
Publication date: 05/15/2005
Edition description: 1st Edition
Pages: 232
Sales rank: 902,804
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.19(h) x 0.72(d)

About the Author

C.J. Date has a stature that is unique within the database industry. C.J. is a prolific writer, and is well-known for his best-selling textbook: An Introduction to Database Systems (Addison Wesley). C.J. is an exceptionally clear-thinking writer who can lay out principles and theory in a way easily understood by his audience.

Table of Contents

Dedicated to the memory of E.F.Codd


Foreword


Preface


Chapter One: Introduction


Chapter Two: Relations Versus Types


Chapter Three: Tuples and Relations


Chapter Four: Relation Variables


Chapter Five: Relational Algebra


Chapter Six: Integrity Constraints


Chapter Seven: Database Design Theory


Chapter Eight: What Is the Relational Model?


Appendix A: A Little Bit of Logic


Suggestions for Further Reading


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