Foundations of Databases: The Logical Level (Alice's book)
by Serge Abiteboul, Richard Hull, and Victor Vianu
|Author(s):Serge Abiteboul, Richard Hull, and Victor Vianu|
|Publisher: Addison Wesley|
|Published Date: 2 December, 1994|
About the book Foundations of Databases: The Logical Level (Alice's book)
Foundations of Databases: The Logical Level (Alice's book) is a COMPUTER ENGINEERING book which was published by Addison Wesley on 2 December, 1994 . Serge Abiteboul, Richard Hull, and Victor Vianu are the authors of this book. This book is written in English .
Written by three leading researchers in the field, this book provides in-depth coverage of the theory concerning the logical level of database management systems, including both classical and advanced topics: Emphasizes query languages for the relational model including coverage of different language paradigms, expressive power, and complexity. Presents a unified theory of dependencies, including those commonly arising in practice, and their use in optimization and schema design. Provides theoretical underpinnings of several emerging topics, including deductive and object-oriented databases. Includes detailed proofs and numerous examples and exercises.