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Visual Complexity

Visual Complexity

Mapping Patterns of Information
Princeton Architectural Press


By Manuel Lima


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Our ability to generate information now far exceeds our capacity to understand it. Finding patterns and making meaningful connections inside complex data networks has emerged as one of the biggest challenges of the twenty-first century. In recent years, designers, researchers, and scientists have begun employing an innovative mix of colors, symbols, graphics, algorithms, and interactivity to clarify, and often beautify, the clutter. From representing networks of friends on Facebook to depicting interactions among proteins in a human cell, Visual Complexity presents one hundred of the most interesting examples of information-visualization by the field's leading practitioners.

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Size: 8-1/2 x 10-1/2 in;
Pages: 240 pp;
250 color and 65 b/w images
Format: Hardcover
Publication: August 2011
ISBN: 9781568989365
ISBN10: 1568989369