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Part I What Is Oracle?

1 Introduction to the Oracle Database

Part II Oracle Database Architecture

2 Data Blocks, Extents, and Segments

3 Tablespaces, Datafiles, and Control Files

4 Transaction Management

5 Schema Objects

6 Dependencies Among Schema Objects

7 The Data Dictionary

8 Memory Architecture

9 Process Architecture

10 Application Architecture

11 Oracle Utilities

12 Database and Instance Startup and Shutdown

Part III Oracle Database Features

13 Data Concurrency and Consistency

14 Manageability

15 Backup and Recovery

16 Business Intelligence

17 High Availability

18 Partitioned Tables and Indexes

19 Content Management

20 Database Security

21 Data Integrity

22 Triggers

Part IV Oracle Database Application Development

23 Information Integration

24 SQL, PL/SQL, and Java

25 Overview of Application Development Languages

26 Native Datatypes

27 Object Datatypes and Object Views