Languages for polynomial-time queries — An ongoing quest

  • Phokion G. Kolaitis
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Phokion G. Kolaitis
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  1. 1.Computer and Information SciencesUniversity of California, Santa CruzSanta CruzUSA

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