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Concepts of Database Management

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ISBN-10: 1423901479

ISBN-13: 9781423901471

Edition: 6th 2008 (Revised)

Authors: Philip J. Pratt, Joseph J. Adamski

List price: $142.95
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A concise yet comprehensive introduction to fundamental database concepts, this book is an indispensable resource for anyone looking to develop their knowledge of database management. Now in its sixth edition, Concepts of Database Management will maintain the focus on real-world case exercises that made previous editions so effective, and incorporate all new scenarios to reflect the most common database issues faced today, such as database design, data integrity, concurrent updates, and data security. Special features include detailed coverage of the Relational Model, including Query-By-Example (QBE) and SQL, normalization and views coverage, database design, administration, and management,…    
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List price: $142.95
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Course Technology
Publication date: 8/22/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 386
Size: 8.00" wide x 11.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.848

Philip J. Pratt is Professor Emeritus of Mathematics and Computer Science at Grand Valley State University, where he taught for 33 years. His teaching interests include database management, systems analysis, complex analysis, and discrete mathematics. He has authored over 75 textbooks, including coauthoring three levels of Microsoft Office Access 2013 books for the Shelly Cashman Series and A Guide to SQL.

Joseph J. Adamski spent 12 years as a computer professional at aerospace and financial services companies and is an Associate Professor Emeritus at Grand Valley State University. He has worked as a computer professional and educator for over 40 years with a special interest in database management and personal uses of databases.

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