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    DescriptionFor Database Systems and Database Design and Application courses offered at the junior, senior, and graduate levels in Computer Science departments. Written by well-known computer scientists, this accessible and succinct introduction to database systems focuses on database design and use. The authors provide in-depth coverage of databases from the point of view of the database designer, user, and application programmer, leaving implementation for later courses. It is the first database systems text to cover such topics as UML, algorithms for manipulating dependencies in relations, extended relational algebra, PHP, 3-tier architectures, data cubes, XML, XPATH, XQuery, XSLT. Supplements: * Access Student and Instructor Resources at www.prenhall.com/ullman * Author Website (Open Access) 'http://infolab.stanford.edu/~ullman/fcdb.html

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    A First Course in Database Systems
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jeffrey D. Ullman, By (author) Jennifer Widom
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 520
    Width: 214 mm
    Height: 274 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 1,120 g
    ISBN 13: 9781292025827
    ISBN 10: 1292025824

    BIC E4L: COM
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S10.3T
    BISAC V2.8: COM021000
    BIC subject category V2: UNA
    DC23: 005.74
    Thema V1.0: UNA
    3, Revised
    Edition statement
    Pearson New International Edition
    Illustrations note
    illustrations (black and white)
    Pearson Education Limited
    Imprint name
    Pearson Education Limited
    Publication date
    15 August 2013
    Publication City/Country
    Table of contents
    1. The Worlds of Database Systems. 2. Introduction to the Relational Model. 3. Relational Database Schema Design. 4. Higher-Level Models for Relational Design. PART II: RELATIONAL DATABASE PROGRAMMING. 5. Algebraic and Logical Query Languages. 6. The Database Language SQL. 7. SQL Constraints and Triggers. 8. SQL Indexes and Views. 9. SQL in a Service Environment. 10. Advanced Topics in SQL. Web Appendix A. More About Datalog. PART III: MODELING AND PROGRAMMING IN SEMISTRUCTURED-DATA MODELS. 11. Semistructured Data Models.