Transformations in genre: An examination of visualizations of the Zika Virus
This dissertation is a mixed-methods study that employs both quantitative and qualitative methods to examine the visuals used in the reporting of the Zika virus and to determine if the changes these…
The beginnings of the choropleth presentation
- Environmental Science
Abstract The discovery in the cartographic collections of the Faculty of Geography and Regional Studies at the University of Warsaw of an original map by Charles Dupin – the first choropleth map –…
A User Centric Interface for the Management of Past, Present and Future Events [PhD thesis full text]
- Computer Science
This thesis makes an in-depth philological query of the nature of events and their intricate relationship to other events in the tapestry of complex social structures to understand the authors' life events from grainy to vast in nature and size.
The Development of Graph Understanding in the mathematics Curriculum
Commemorating William Playfair’s 250th birthday
- EconomicsComput. Stat.
and to Scott (1925, p. 348), Playfair was born on September 22, 1759, near the cityof Dundee in Scotland, and he died on February 11, 1823, in London. For readersnot familiar with William Playfair…
A Brief History of Data Visualization
The graphic representation of quantitative information has deep roots that reach into the histories of the earliestmap making and visual depiction, and later into thematic cartography, statistics and statistical graphics, medicine and other fields.
Interactive Visualization of Multidimensional Data
- Computer Science
This thesis studies interaction in three conceptually different visualization techniques for multidimensional data: the reorderable matrix, parallel coordinates, and interactive glyphs, which include a new technique for processing a re orderable matrix visualization, enhancements to the user interface of parallel coordinate browsers, and a new visualization technique based on data glyphs and small multiple visualizations.
Constructing coordinate graphs: Representing corresponding ordered values with variation in two-dimensional space
Coordinate graphs of time-series data have been significant in the history of statistical graphing and in recent school mathematics curricula. A survey task to construct a graph to represent data…
Power and Authority in Disease Maps
It is argued that early yellow fever maps invoked power and authority over diseased space through their visual conventions and scientific authority as statistical graphics as well as by visually reinforcing underlying Western ideologies about disease, illness, and health.
A case study in Gantt charts as historiophoty: A century of psychology at the University of Alberta.
- PsychologyHistory of psychology
The current article proposes that a particular type of graph, known as a Gantt chart, is well suited for conducting historiophoty, and shows how the history of psychology at the University of Alberta is revealed by examining this GantT chart in a variety of different ways.
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A Note on a Tenth Century Graph
The graph given here in facsimile is of significance in the history of graphic methods in that it appears to be the oldest extant example of an attempt to represent changeable values graphically…
Quelques considérations élémentaires sur les constructions graphiques et leur emploi en statistique
Graphic methods in education
- MathematicsThe Mathematical Gazette
This book by M. Levy on the Theory of Probability is written in order to emphasise a point of view which seems to have been ignored by other writers on the subject. I ts special feature is the…
Traité de statistique, ou, Théorie de l'étude des lois d'après lesquelles se développent les faits sociaux : suivi D'un essai de statistique physique et morale de la population française