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Title: Fra rå data til iscenesat information - Et projekt om alternativ datavisualisering
Authors: Bjerregaard, Magnus Boye
Nilsson, Frederik
Brok Nielsen, Ida
Deis-Christensen, Sara
Ørstrup Christensen, Jacob
Banke Hemmingsen, Anders
Advisor: Carlsen, Sine
Keywords: Data
Visualisering
Perception
Retorik
Gestalt
Design
Formidling
Information
Statistik
Cykelhjelm
Examination Date: 31-May-2011
Issue Date: 9-Jun-2011
Abstract: Abstract This paper examines a new form of data visualization that breaks away from the norms and creates unique and optimal solutions as opposed to standardized. The paper presents examples of these alternative data visualizations and uses these to illustrate points and bring perspective to the theories. Based on theories and empirical knowledge about data, the history and norms of data visualization, rhetoric and perception several new visualizations are designed. These are shown to a focus group, and the total empirical knowledge is discussed along with the terms of the theories. The paper concludes that the alternative data visualizations are wrongly judged based on norms concerning credibility, truth value and objectivity. It is the opinion of this paper that they to a higher extent should be understood as exceptional and angled visual stories.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1800/6501
Subject: Thesis
Education: Humanistisk teknologisk basisstudium basisrapporter / Basic Studies in Technological Humanities
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