Visual explanations: images and quantities, evidence and narrative

Front Cover
Graphics Press, 1997 - Art - 156 pages
58 Reviews

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
26
4 stars
16
3 stars
11
2 stars
5
1 star
0

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  - Todd Stockslager - Goodreads

Third of the series of Tufte's brilliantly-done graphic design and quantitative analysis guides, this one focuses on images that provide "Visual Explanations." These images can show quantities, least ... 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

All 33 reviews »

Contents

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

2 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information