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Information Visualisation
From Theory, To Research, To Practice and Back



January 2023 | 416 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
In a world of information overload, this book will help you to cut through the noise and communicate information with clear, efficient, and engaging visualisations. 

Taking you on a journey through a full range of different types of visualisations including infographics and motion graphics, the book:  

Explains the underlying principles behind information visualisation, including the science of visual perception and cognition
Provides easy-to-digest guidelines that bring research and best practice together
Showcases a range of real-world applied examples, and outlines the do’s and don’ts of different approaches
Shows how to use research methods to design with and for your target audience. 

From an expert with years of experience researching, teaching, and doing information visualisation, learn how to make better and informed decisions around visualisation design that are appropriate for both your data and audience.   


 
Underlying Theories For Information Visualisation
 
From Theory To Research, To Practice
 
From Static, To Interactive, To Motion
 
User-Centred Research Methods For Visualisation
 
From Theory, to Research, to Practice... And back

Information Visualisation: From Theory, To Research, To Practice and Back by Maria dos Santos Lonsdale is an excellent resource for researchers and practitioners interested in understanding the underlying principles behind information visualisation. This is a much needed book which provides easy-to-digest guidelines based on real-world applied examples.

Antonio Uzal
Senior Lecturer at Nottingham Trent University

Building up from key cognitive and visual principles, this book provides a comprehensive resource for designers of information graphics. As the title promises, Lonsdale weaves research and practice together, distilling a wealth of scholarship into clear, actionable guidelines. 

Mitchell Whitelaw
Australian National University School of Art and Design

Ideal for Dissertation subjects using Visual story telling

Mrs Jane Joyce
AHed, Peter Symond's College
January 17, 2023

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