**The Theory of Relational Databases**

by David Maier

**Publisher**: Computer Science Press 1983**ISBN/ASIN**: 0914894420**ISBN-13**: 9780914894421**Number of pages**: 656

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The book is intended for a second course in databases, but is an excellent reference for researchers in the field. The material covered includes relational algebra, functional dependencies, multivalued and join dependencies, normal forms, tableaux and the chase computation, representation theory, domain and tuple relational calculus, query modification, database semantics and null values, acyclic database schemes, template dependencies, and computed relations.

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