The Economist covered a handful of visualization books in this week’s issue, and Data Points was in the bunch (nice).
Here is the review’s accompanying video:
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I almost didn’t make a best-of list this year, but as I clicked through the year’s post, it was hard …
There are rules—usually for specific chart types meant to be read in a specific way—that you shouldn’t break. When they are, everyone loses. This is that small handful.
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