The Visual Display of Quantitative Information PAPERBACK

The Visual Display of Quantitative Information PAPERBACK


  • Author : Edward R. Tufte
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2001-04-20
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 200
  • ISBN 10 : 1930824130


The Visual Display of Quantitative Information PAPERBACK Book Description :

Paperback edition of Edward Tufte's classic book on statistical charts, graphs, and tables, The Visual Display of Quantitative Information. "Best 100 books of the 20th Century." Amazon.com.

The Visual Display of Quantitative Information
Score: 4.5
From 22 Ratings

The Visual Display of Quantitative Information


  • Author : Edward R. Tufte
  • Publisher : Cheshire, Conn. (Box 430, Cheshire 06410) : Graphics Press
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • Pages : 197
  • ISBN 10 : 096139210X


The Visual Display of Quantitative Information Book Description :

A modern classic. Tufte teaches the fundamentals of graphics, charts, maps and tables. "A visual Strunk and White" (The Boston Globe). Includes 250 delightfullly entertaining illustrations, all beautifully printed.

Beautiful Evidence

Beautiful Evidence


  • Author : Edward R. Tufte
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2006-06-29
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 214
  • ISBN 10 : 1930824165


Beautiful Evidence Book Description :

How seeing turns into showing, how empirical observations turn into explanation and evidence. How to produce and consume evidence presentations.

Visual Explanations
Score: 4.5
From 9 Ratings

Visual Explanations


  • Author : Edward R. Tufte
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Genre: Pattern perception
  • Pages : 156
  • ISBN 10 : 1930824157


Visual Explanations Book Description :

Display of information for paper and computer screens; principles of information design, design of presentations. Depicting evidence relevant to cause and effect, decision making. Scientific visualization.

Storytelling with Data
Score: 4.5
From 3 Ratings

Storytelling with Data


  • Author : Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-10-09
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119002260


Storytelling with Data Book Description :

Don't simply show your data—tell a story with it! Storytelling with Data teaches you the fundamentals of data visualization and how to communicate effectively with data. You'll discover the power of storytelling and the way to make data a pivotal point in your story. The lessons in this illuminative text are grounded in theory, but made accessible through numerous real-world examples—ready for immediate application to your next graph or presentation. Storytelling is not an inherent skill, especially when it comes to data visualization, and the tools at our disposal don't make it any easier. This book demonstrates how to go beyond conventional tools to reach the root of your data, and how to use your data to create an engaging, informative, compelling story. Specifically, you'll learn how to: Understand the importance of context and audience Determine the appropriate type of graph for your situation Recognize and eliminate the clutter clouding your information Direct your audience's attention to the most important parts of your data Think like a designer and utilize concepts of design in data visualization Leverage the power of storytelling to help your message resonate with your audience Together, the lessons in this book will help you turn your data into high impact visual stories that stick with your audience. Rid your world of ineffective graphs, one exploding 3D pie chart at a time. There is a story in your data—Storytelling with Data will give you the skills and power to tell it!

Visual Function
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Visual Function


  • Author : Paul Mijksenaar
  • Publisher : Princeton Architectural Press
  • Release Date : 1997-12
  • Genre: Design
  • Pages : 56
  • ISBN 10 : 156898118X


Visual Function Book Description :

Mijksenaar analyzes numerous illustrations of the best and worst in design throughout history, from the Titanic to the Bauhaus to the Swatch, and proposes methods for today's designers to discover their own creative solutions to the challenges of transmitting information.