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Title Designing accessible technology / John Clarkson, Patrick Langdon, and Peter Robinson (eds).
Imprint London : Springer, ©2006.


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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 250 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Note "Incorporat[es] the 6th Cambridge Workshop on Rehabilitation Robotics"--Page v.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Self-help devices for people with disabilities -- Congresses.
People with disabilities -- Rehabilitation -- Technological innovations -- Congresses.
User interfaces (Computer systems) -- Congresses.
Rehabilitation technology -- Congresses.
Self-Help Devices.
Disabled Persons -- rehabilitation.
Robotics -- methods.
User-Computer Interface.
Genre Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Contents The Inclusive Challenge: A Multidisciplinary Educational Approach; Universal Design in Japanese Technological Industries; Encouraging Inclusive Design Through Standardisation; Factors Involved in Industry's Response to Inclusive Design; Providing Strategic User Information for Designers: Methods and Initial Findings; Design for Inclusion; Designers' Use of the Artefact in Human-centred Design; Introducing COGAIN -- Communication by Gaze Interaction; Older Users' Requirements for Interactive Television; InclusiveCAD: A Software Resource for Designers.
Summary Rapid and unprecedented population ageing poses a serious social and economic challenge across the developed world. Influenced by the 3rd CWUAAT workshop, held in Cambridge, UK in April 2006, this book features contributions focused on: design issues for a more inclusive world; enabling computer access; assistive technology; and more.
Other Author Clarkson, John, 1961-
Langdon, Patrick.
Robinson, Peter, 1952-
Cambridge Workshop on Rehabilitation Robotics (6th : 2006 : Fitzwilliam College)
Other Title Print version: Cambridge Workshop on UA and AT (3rd : 2006 : Cambridge, England). Designing accessible technology. London : Springer, ©2006 1846283647 9781846283642