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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

Meirelles, Isabel, author

The visualization process doesn't happen in a vacuum; it is grounded in principles and methodologies of design, cognition, perception, and human-computer-interaction that are combined to one's personal knowledge and creative experiences. This book critically examines other design solutions - current and historic - helping you gain a larger understanding of how to solve specific problems

Paperback, Book. English.
Published Gloucester, Massachusetts: Rockport, 2013

Available at All Saints.

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Details

Statement of responsibility: Isabel Meirelles
ISBN: 1592538061, 9781592538065
Intended audience: Specialized.
Physical Description: 224 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 26 cm
Subject: Art and Design.; Graphic arts.; Information visualization.

Author note

ISABEL MEIRELLES is Associate Professor in Graphic Design at Northeastern University in Boston, MA, where she teaches Information Design. For the past 15 years, she has worked in communication design as art director in publication design, as well as in motion and interactive design. Her research revolves around the theoretical and experimental examination of the fundamentals underlying how information is structured, represented, and communicated in different media.