Relations as Semantic Constructs in an Object-Oriented Language

@inproceedings{Rumbaugh1987RelationsAS,
  title={Relations as Semantic Constructs in an Object-Oriented Language},
  author={James E. Rumbaugh},
  booktitle={OOPSLA},
  year={1987}
}
The relation as a semantic construct in an object-oriented language clearly expresses associations and constraints among objects which would otherwise be buried in implementation code. The externalization of references between objects permits a symmetric, non-redundant conceptual model which merits its own special notation and predefined operations. The… CONTINUE READING