A copy is available on reserve at Shields Library. Another useful
resource is Libkin's PODS
09 tutorial which covers the subject from an applied perspective.
Introduction to finite model theory and descriptive complexity with
applications to database theory. Topics include (some subset of):
first-order logic on finite structures; connections with database
query languages; Trakhtenbrot's Theorem;
Ehrenfeucht-Fraïssé Games; Hanf and Gaifman Locality;
∃SO and Fagin's Theorem; fixed-point logics and the
Immerman-Vardi Theorem; Datalog; 0-1 Laws; and infinitary logics.