The Duality of Database Structures and Design Techniques.

Mark L. Gillenson: The Duality of Database Structures and Design Techniques. Commun. ACM 30(12): 1056-1065(1987)
  author    = {Mark L. Gillenson},
  title     = {The Duality of Database Structures and Design Techniques},
  journal   = {Commun. ACM},
  volume    = {30},
  number    = {12},
  year      = {1987},
  pages     = {1056-1065},
  ee        = {db/journals/cacm/Gillenson87.html},
  bibsource = {DBLP,}


Attempting to pair database structures with database design techniques that seem incompatible yields some fascinating concepts about the world of database, including foreign keys and multiple relationships.

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