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Edward Tufte

Edward TufteAKA Edward Rolf Tufte

Born: 14-Mar-1942
Birthplace: Kansas City, MO

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

Father: Edward E. Tufte
Mother: Virginia James
Wife: Inge Druckrey (graphic designer)

    High School: Beverly Hills High School, Beverly Hills, CA (1960)
    University: BS Statistics, Stanford University (1963)
    University: MS Statistics, Stanford University (1964)
    University: PhD, Yale University (1968)
    Professor: Princeton University (1967-71)
    Professor: Political Science, Statistics, and Computer Science, Yale University (1971-)

    America Coming Together
    American Academy of Arts and Sciences
    American Statistical Association
    Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences
    Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee
    EMILY's List
    Friends for Harry Reid
    John Kerry for President
    Obama for America
    Society for Technical Communication
    Guggenheim Fellowship

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Author of books:
The Visual Display of Quantitative Information (1985)
Envisioning Information (1990)
Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative (1997)
Beautiful Evidence (2006)

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