Acknowledged author Philip J. Pratt wrote Concepts of Database Management comprising 432 pages back in 2014. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 1285427106 and 9781285427102. Since then Concepts of Database Management textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $1.47 or rent at the marketplace.
Delivering concise, cutting-edge coverage, CONCEPTS OF DATABASE MANAGEMENT, 8e uses real-world cases, examples, and illustrations to give readers a thorough understanding of such critical issues as database design, data integrity, concurrent updates, data security, and more. Completely updated to Microsoft Access 2013 standards, the text presents SQL in a database-neutral environment and covers all major topics, including E-R diagrams, normalization, and database design. It provides detailed coverage of the relational model (including QBE and SQL), normalization and views, database administration and management, and more. Advanced topics include distributed databases, data warehouses, stored procedures, triggers, data macros, and Web databases.