Table of contents for Database management systems / Raghu Ramakrishnan, Johannes Gehrke.

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 I Foundations
 1 Introduction to Database Systems
 2 The Entity-Relationship Model
 3 The Relational Model
 4 Relational Algebra and Calculus
 5 SQL: Queries, Triggers
 II Data Storage and Indexing
 6 Overview of Storage and Indexing
 7 Storing Data: Disks and Files
 8 Tree-Structured Indexing
 9 Hash-Based Indexing
 III Query Evaluation
 10 Overview of Query Evaluation
 11 External Sorting
 12 Evaluating Relational Operators
 13 A Typical Relational Query Optimizer
 IV Transaction Management
 14 Overview of Transaction Management
 15 Concurrency Control
 16 Crash Recovery
 V Database Design and Tuning
 17 Schema Refinement and Normal Forms
 18 Physical Database Design and Tuning
 VI Developing Database Applications
 19 Application Development Using a DBMS
 20 Building Internet Applications
 21 Security
 VII Advanced Topics
 22 Parallel and Distributed Databases
 23 Object-Database Systems
 24 Managing Text and XML Data in a DBMS
 25 Decision Support and Data Warehousing
 26 Data Mining
 27 Deductive Databases and Recursive Queries
 28 Spatial Data Management
 29 Additional Topics

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Database management