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Data insights : new ways to visualize and make sense of data

Author: Hunter Whitney
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Morgan Kaufmann ; Oxford : Elsevier Science [distributor], 2012.
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Data Insights offers multi-disciplinary perspectives and useful information about how visualizations can open your eyes to data. This thought-provoking book takes a conversational approach to presenting an overview of the subject, while also focusing on key details. It highlights the ideas and work of a variety of people who are actively contributing to this still emerging field. Case studies from business  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Whitney, Hunter.
Data insights.
San Francisco, Calif. : Morgan Kaufmann ; Oxford : Elsevier Science [distributor], 2012
(OCoLC)809082872
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hunter Whitney
ISBN: 9780123877949 0123877946
OCLC Number: 815412164
Description: 1 online resource (310 p.)
Contents: From terabytes to insights --
A more beautiful question --
Winning combinations : working with the ingredients of data visualization --
Pathways, purposes, and points of view --
Views you can use --
Thinking ... machines --
Hindsight, foresight, and insight.
Responsibility: by Hunter Whitney.

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