Design for Information: An Introduction to the Histories, Theories, and Best Practices Behind Effective Information Visualizations

Design for Information: An Introduction to the Histories, Theories, and Best Practices Behind Effective Information Visualizations

Isabel Meirelles


The visualization approach doesn't take place in a vacuum; it really is grounded in rules and methodologies of layout, cognition, conception, and human-computer-interaction which are mixed to one's own wisdom and inventive studies. Design for info critically examines different layout options —current and historic— supporting you achieve a bigger knowing of ways to unravel particular difficulties. This ebook is designed that can assist you foster the improvement of a repertoire of present equipment and ideas that will help you triumph over layout problems.

Learn the bits and bobs of information visualization with this informative e-book that gives you with a chain of present visualization case reports. The visualizations mentioned are analyzed for his or her layout rules and strategies, providing you with useful serious and analytical instruments to extra enhance your layout approach. The case learn layout of this ebook is ideal for discussing the histories, theories and most sensible practices within the box via real-world, powerful visualizations. the choice represents a fragment of potent visualizations that we come across during this burgeoning box, permitting you the chance to increase your examine to different recommendations on your particular field(s) of perform. This e-book is additionally valuable to scholars in different disciplines who're concerned with visualizing details, reminiscent of these within the electronic humanities and lots of the sciences.

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