Tufte Synopsis

By Deane Barker on April 13, 2005

Graphics and Web Design Based on Edward Tufte’s Principles: We’ve talked about the greatness of Edward Tufte before. He’s brilliant, but his books are less than approachable. Enter this guy:

This is an outline of Edward Tufte’s pioneering work on the use of graphics to display quantitative information. It mainly consists of text and ideas taken from his three books on the subject along with some additional material of my own.

It’s just the one page — the links go to other (non-Tufte) topics. Via Kottke.