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Tufte, Edward

  • By: Ken Friedman
  • In: Encyclopedia of New Media
  • Edited by: Steve Jones
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies

1942–

Information Design Pioneer

Edward R. Tufte is professor emeritus of statistics and political science at Yale University. After studying statistics at Stanford University, he earned a doctorate in political science at Yale. He was always interested in visual phenomena; he began to ...

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