Visual explanations: images and quantities, evidence and narrative

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Graphics Press, 1997 - Art - 156 pages
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gotta love the illustrations - Goodreads
They are not about producing beautiful graphics. - Goodreads
I look forward to implementing these insights. - Goodreads
Tufte is the master of visualization. - Book Verdict
Spatial orientation. - Goodreads

Review: Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

User Review  - Manolo Frias - Goodreads

I got inspired by "The Visual Display of Quantitative Information", Tufte's first book on information design. According to Tufte "Visual Explanations" is about "pictures of verbs", the representation of causes and effects. Read full review

Review: Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

User Review  - Krishna Kumar - Goodreads

Tufte explains how information can be more effectively conveyed to audiences, even those with less knowledge about the details. As an example, he shows how the NASA Challenger tragedy could have been ... Read full review

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Contents

Images and Quantities
13
Displays of Evidence for Making Decisions
55
The Smallest Effective Difference
73
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