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Chapter 2, "The dangers in a relational database," discusses some of the dangers that both developers and users need to consider when working with a relational database. Combine a relational database with a series of powerful and easy-to-use tools, as Oracle does, and the possibility of being seduced into disaster by its simplicity becomes real. Add in object-oriented and Web capabilities, and the dangers increase. Get help avoiding these dangers and learn the ten commandments of humane design in this chapter.