Encyclopedia of Database Systems

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Preference Specification

  • Jan ChomickiEmail author
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4899-7993-3_80707-1


Usually, preference relations are formalized as strict partial orders (SPO), which means that a preference relation \(\succ\)
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringState University of New York at BuffaloBuffaloUSA

Section editors and affiliations

  • Ihab Ilyas
    • 1
  1. 1.Cheriton School of Computer ScienceUniversity of WaterlooWaterlooCanada