Historical Background

  • Wolfgang Aigner
  • Silvia Miksch
  • Heidrun Schumann
  • Christian Tominski
Part of the Human-Computer Interaction Series book series (HCIS)


This chapter takes a look back in time and presents a selection of historical visual representations of time-oriented data. The representation of time in the arts is a second aspect covered in this chapter.


Historical Background Music Video Visual Explanation Music Note Graph Time 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wolfgang Aigner
    • 1
  • Silvia Miksch
    • 1
  • Heidrun Schumann
    • 2
  • Christian Tominski
    • 2
  1. 1.Vienna University of TechnologyViennaAustria
  2. 2.University of RostockRostockGermany

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