SIGIA-L Mail Archives: Re: [Sigia-l] Legibility?
Re: [Sigia-l] Legibility?
From: James Spahr (james_at_spahr.org)
Date: Mon Sep 15 2003 - 00:48:41 EDT
On Monday, September 15, 2003, at 12:36 AM, James Spahr wrote:
> If anyone is interested in this from a design/typogaphy perspective I
> highly recommend looking at the book 'About Face' by David jury (2002
> Rotovision Press). It's best modern book I've found that discusses
> these types of issues.
Also, in John Anderson's 'Cognitive Psychology and it's Implications'
-- Chapters 2 & 3 discusses some issues that might explain why we can
still read the scrambled text (Jason Withrow recommended the book to
me at the last IA Summit -- thanks Jason!).
I'm certainly not qualified to talk about cognitive psychology issues
involved, but perhaps someone else is?
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