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Node: Visualizations make data accessible

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A visualization provides a channel to access data that is difficult to grasp in its raw form. For example, direct interaction with data alone is not scaleable.

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E. R. Tufte 2001[1983] The Visual Display of Quantitative Information 0 1 0 16 5
J. J. Thomas 2005 Illuminating the Path: The Research and Development Agenda for Visual Analytics 0 1 0 13 0
H. C. Purchase et al. 2008 Theoretical Foundations of Information Visualization 0 0 1 9 0
S. D. Lathrop, S. Wintermute and J. E. Laird 2011 Exploring the Functional Advantages of Spatial and Visual Cognition From an Architectural Perspective 0 0 1 6 0
M. Chen et al. 2011 From Data Analysis and Visualization to Causality Discovery 0 0 1 3 0
A. V. Moere and H. C. Purchase 2011 On the role of design in information visualization 0 0 1 5 1
W. Gaissmaier et al. 2012 Numbers Can Be Worth a Thousand Pictures: Individual Differences in Understanding Graphical and Numerical Representations of Health-Related Information 0 1 1 8 0
W. Dou et al. 2012 Toward a Deeper Understanding of the Relationship between Interaction Constraints and Visual Isomorphs 0 0 2 18 0
E. Dimara, P. Dragicevic and A. Bezerianos 2014 Accounting for Availability Biases in Information Visualization 0 0 1 5 0
P. Parsons and K. Sedig 2014 Adjustable Properties of Visual Representations: Improving the Quality of Human-Information Interaction 0 0 1 9 3
T. Tenbrink 2014 Cognitive Discourse Analysis for Cognitively Supportive Visualisations 0 0 1 8 0
A. Endert et al. 2014 The Human is the Loop: New Directions for Visual Analytics 0 0 1 4 0
J. T. Stasko 2014 Value-Driven Evaluation of Visualizations 0 0 1 13 0
A. Groß 2015 Die Bildpädagogik Otto Neuraths: Methodische Prinzipien der Darstellung von Wissen 0 0 1 20 0
M. T. McCrudden and D. N. Rapp 2015 How Visual Displays Affect Cognitive Processing 0 0 1 19 0
E. Dimara, A. Bezerianos and P. Dragicevic 2017 The Attraction Effect in Information Visualization 0 0 1 10 0
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Streeb, Dirk: M. Chen et al. [2011]: From Data Analysis and Visualization to Causality Discovery doi:10.1109/MC.2011.313 - 20.03.18 12:55 (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 85 direct interaction with data alone isn’t scalable to the amount of data available—hence the need for analysis and visualization.
Streeb, Dirk: J. T. Stasko [2014]: Value-Driven Evaluation of Visualizations doi:10.1145/2669557.2669579 - 19.03.18 10:16 (+) Positive Less than a sentence sec. 2 …aid information access…
Streeb, Dirk: H. C. Purchase et al. [2008]: Theoretical Foundations of Information Visualization doi:10.1007/978-3-540-70956-5_3 - 12.03.18 10:35 (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 53 Information visualization can be viewed as a communication channel from a dataset to the cognitive processing center of the human observer.
Streeb, Dirk: A. Endert et al. [2014]: The Human is the Loop: New Directions for Visual Analytics doi:10.1007/s10844-014-0304-9 - 12.03.18 09:57 (+) Positive Less than a sentence p. 412 …using visualization as a medium for human interaction with the data.
Streeb, Dirk: S. D. Lathrop, S. Wintermute and J. E. Laird [2011]: Exploring the Functional Advantages of Spatial and Visual Cognition From an Architectural Perspective doi:10.1111/j.1756-8765.2010.01130.x - 10.03.18 10:42 (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 800 For example, from the image in Fig. 1, information such that the roof of the house looks like a triangle and overhangs the frame of the house is directly accessible.
Streeb, Dirk: P. Parsons and K. Sedig [2014]: Adjustable Properties of Visual Representations: Improving the Quality of Human-Information Interaction doi:10.1002/asi.23002 - 08.03.18 14:09 (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 456 Such interfaces communicate and provide access to information through visual representations
Streeb, Dirk: J. J. Thomas [2005]: Illuminating the Path: The Research and Development Agenda for Visual Analytics isbn:0-7695-2323-4 - 08.03.18 09:07 (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 7 Visual representations and interaction technologies provide the mechanism for allowing the user to see and understand large volumes of information at once.
Streeb, Dirk: A. V. Moere and H. C. Purchase [2011]: On the role of design in information visualization doi:10.1177/1473871611415996 - 21.02.18 16:33 (+) Positive Less than a sentence p. 356 These tools [visualizations] permit the exploration, unanticipated discovery and subjective interpretation of data…
Streeb, Dirk: E. R. Tufte [2001[1983]]: The Visual Display of Quantitative Information isbn:978-0-9613921-4-7 - 05.02.18 12:03 (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 13 Graphics reveal data.
Streeb, Dirk: E. R. Tufte [2001[1983]]: The Visual Display of Quantitative Information isbn:978-0-9613921-4-7 - 05.02.18 12:03 (+) Positive One or more sentences Introduction Often the most effective way to describe, explore, and summarize a set of numbers—even a very large set—is to look at pictures of those numbers.
Streeb, Dirk: E. Dimara, A. Bezerianos and P. Dragicevic [2017]: The Attraction Effect in Information Visualization doi:10.1109/TVCG.2016.2598594 - 25.01.18 15:56 (+) Positive
Streeb, Dirk: W. Dou et al. [2012]: Toward a Deeper Understanding of the Relationship between Interaction Constraints and Visual Isomorphs doi:10.1177/1473871611433712 - 25.01.18 15:15 (+) Positive
Streeb, Dirk: W. Gaissmaier et al. [2012]: Numbers Can Be Worth a Thousand Pictures: Individual Differences in Understanding Graphical and Numerical Representations of Health-Related Information doi:10.1037/a0024850 - 25.01.18 15:06 (+-) Ambivalent
Streeb, Dirk: M. T. McCrudden and D. N. Rapp [2015]: How Visual Displays Affect Cognitive Processing doi:10.1007/s10648-015-9342-2 - 25.01.18 14:11 (+) Positive
Streeb, Dirk: T. Tenbrink [2014]: Cognitive Discourse Analysis for Cognitively Supportive Visualisations - 25.01.18 13:58 (+) Positive
Streeb, Dirk: E. Dimara, P. Dragicevic and A. Bezerianos [2014]: Accounting for Availability Biases in Information Visualization - 25.01.18 13:35 (+) Positive
Streeb, Dirk: A. Groß [2015]: Die Bildpädagogik Otto Neuraths: Methodische Prinzipien der Darstellung von Wissen doi:10.1007/978-3-319-16316-1 - 25.01.18 09:14 (+) Positive
Streeb, Dirk: W. Dou et al. [2012]: Toward a Deeper Understanding of the Relationship between Interaction Constraints and Visual Isomorphs doi:10.1177/1473871611433712 - 24.01.18 08:03 (+) Positive
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