9780961392147

The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

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  • ISBN13:

    9780961392147

  • ISBN10:

    0961392142

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 5/1/2001
  • Publisher: Graphics Pr

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Author Biography

Edward Tufte is Professor Emeritus at Yale University where he taught courses in statistical evidence and information design. He also served as Professor of Public Affairs at Princeton University

Table of Contents

PART I GRAPHICAL PRACTICE
Graphical Excellence
13(40)
Graphical Integrity
53(26)
Sources of Graphical Integrity and Sophistication
79(12)
PART II THEORY OF DATA GRAPHICS
Data-Ink and Graphical Redesign
91(16)
Chartjunk: Vibrations, Grids, and Ducks
107(16)
Data-Ink Maximization and Graphical Design
123(16)
Multifunctioning Graphical Elements
139(22)
Data Density and Small Multiples
161(16)
Aesthetics and Technique in Data Graphical Design
177(14)
Epilogue: Designs for the Display of Information 191

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