Data models

Julia Flanders, Constance Crompton, and Douglas Knox


  1. Why data modeling?
  2. What is a model?
  3. What is a data model?
  4. Representation Affects Practice...
  5. Interacting with Models
  6. The Data and the Model
  7. Bottom-up, Top-down
  8. Building blocks for models in XML
  9. Data types and why they matter
  10. Controlled vocabularies
  11. Abstract Surrogates
  12. Data Structures: Simple Tables
  13. Data Structures: Relational Tables
  14. Data Structures: Relational Tables
  15. Data Structures: Trees
  16. Another View of Trees
  17. Examples and Thought Experiments
Data models