Preprint

The perils of visualization : a classification of risks associated with graphic representations of information

  • Bresciani, Sabrina Istituto per la comunicazione aziendale (ICA), Facoltà di scienze della comunicazione, Università della Svizzera italiana, Svizzera
  • Eppler, Martin Istituto per la comunicazione aziendale (ICA), Facoltà di scienze della comunicazione, Università della Svizzera italiana, Svizzera
    2008

18 p.

English In this paper, we review and classify the disadvantages and risks associated with the use of visual representations of information. We complement a review of literature with expert interviews and focus group results on the practical negative experiences with the use of visual representations of information. Based on these two sources, we distinguish between social, cognitive, and emotional... Show more…
Language
  • English
Classification
Information, communication and media sciences
License
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Identifiers
  • RERO DOC 8754
Persistent URL
https://susi.usi.ch/usi/documents/318003