Information Graphics

Information Graphics

A Comprehensive Illustrated Reference

Book - 1999
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Blackwell North Amer
This reference makes available all essential and commonly needed material about information graphics. The major focus is on using charts, graphs, maps, diagrams, and tables as visual tools for analyzing, managing, and communicating. The book is a valuable resource for those wishing to: increase efficiency and effectiveness; improve the planning process; simplify the monitoring of data; expedite solutions and corrective actions; hasten understanding or agreement; organize multifaceted information; and increase graphic capabilities in their software programs.
Information Graphics: A Comprehensive Illustrated Reference covers the full spectrum of charts, graphs, maps, diagrams, and tables ranging from the most basic to the very specialized. Approximately 4,000 illustrations, prepared specifically for the book, complement the text. The contents are broad enough to be of value to experts as well as beginners in the area of graphics.

Oxford University Press
This beautifully illustrated book is the first complete handbook to visual information. Well written, easy to use, and carefully indexed, it describes the full range of charts, graphs, maps, diagrams, and tables used daily to manage, analyze, and communicate information. It features over 3,000 illustrations, making it an ideal source for ideas on how to present information. It is an invaluable tool for anyone who writes or designs reports, whether for scientific journals, annual reports, or magazines and newspapers.

Publisher: Atlanta, GA : Management Graphics ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1999
ISBN: 9780964692503
Characteristics: 448 p. : ill. ; 29 cm


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