Visualization of Social Facts, by Frank Hartmann

Originally published June 20, 2005 http://informationvisualization.typepad.com/sigvis/2005/06/visualization_o_2.html What can still be learned from a historical intervention in visualisation is how to bypass language with new symbolic tools – an approach once set by social philosopher Otto Neurath and his team under graphic designer Gerd Arntz. Conceived as a lingua franca for the modern world, Isotype (International […]