Animation: can it facilitate?

  title={Animation: can it facilitate?},
  author={Barbara Tversky and Julie Bauer Morrison and Mireille B{\'e}trancourt},
  journal={Int. J. Hum.-Comput. Stud.},
Graphics have been used since ancient times to portray things that are inherently spatiovisual, like maps and building plans. More recently, graphics have been used to portray things that are metaphorically spatiovisual, like graphs and organizational charts. The assumption is that graphics can facilitate comprehension, learning, memory, communication and inference. Assumptions aside, research on static graphics has shown that only carefully designed and appropriate graphics prove to be… CONTINUE READING
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