skip to content
Universal design : creating inclusive environments Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Universal design : creating inclusive environments

Author: Edward Steinfeld; Jordana Maisel
Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., [2012]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The new standard text on the topic, Universal Design introduces designers to the principles and practice of designing for all people. From the foundations of accessibility and aging to the practice of designing interiors, products, housing and transportation systems, all aspects of this growing field are explored. Covering best practices examples to demonstrate the value of universal design as both a survey of the  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Steinfeld, Edward.
Universal design.
Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2012
(DLC) 2011028935
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Steinfeld; Jordana Maisel
ISBN: 9781118168455 1118168453 9781118166819 1118166817 9781118168462 1118168461 9781118168479 111816847X 0470399139 9780470399132 1280588659 9781280588655 9786613618481 6613618489
OCLC Number: 787849904
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Universal Design; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; CHAPTER 1: Barriers and their Social Meaning; Design as Evolution; Barriers as a Universal Experience; Barriers in Intellectual Life; Social Functions of Space; Socio-spatial Order; Origins of Universal Design; Summary; Review Topics; References; CHAPTER 2: Defi ning Universal Design; Introduction; Emergence of Universal Design; Definition; Origins; Modernism and the Modernist Style; Critiques of Modernist Style; Return to Human-Centered Design; Summary; Review Topics; References; CHAPTER 3: The New Demographics. Demography for Universal DesignUses of Demography in Design; Beneficiaries of Universal Design; Demography: Points to Remember; Summary; Review Topics; References; CHAPTER 4: Practicing Universal Design; Introduction; Universal Design as Innovation; Tools for Increasing Adoption; Introducing Universal Design to Practice; Improving Practice; Summary; Review Topics; References; CHAPTER 5: Design for Human Performance; Introduction; Anthropometry; Biomechanics; Perception; Cognition; Summary; Review Topics; References; CHAPTER 6: Design For Health and Wellness; Introduction. What are Health and Wellness?Injury Protection; Disease Prevention; Low-Resource Settings; Mental Health; Health Impact Assessments; Designing for Health and Wellness Guidelines; Summary; Review Topics; References; CHAPTER 7: Design for Social Participation; Introduction; Social Construction Theory; Interpersonal Interaction; Access to Resources; Segregation and Clustering; Design Participation; Summary; Review Topics; References; CHAPTER 8: Public Accommodations; Introduction; The Purpose of Accessible Design; Universal Design Strategies; The Future; Summary; Review Topics; References. CHAPTER 9: HousingEvolution of Accessible Housing Policy; Community-Based Rehabilitation and Special-Purpose Housing; Neighborhood Context; Summary; Review Topics; References; CHAPTER 10: Home Modifi cations; Introduction; Target Populations; Purpose of Home Modifications; Common Needs and Solutions; Home Assessments; Barriers to Service Delivery; Policy; Knowledge Needs; Summary; Review Topics; References; CHAPTER 11: Universal Design and the Interior Environment; Introduction; Wayfinding; Acoustics; Lighting; Color; Furnishings; Floor Coverings; Summary; Review Topics; References. CHAPTER 12: Product DesignIntroduction; Assistive Technology; Knowledge Translation Problem; Changing Marketplace; Smarter Products; Case Studies; Summary; Review Topics; References; CHAPTER 13: Public Transportation and Universal Design; Introduction; Background; Access to Public Transportation; Components of Public Transportation Systems; Progress around the World; Summary; Review Topics; References; Index; Color Plate.
Responsibility: Edward Steinfeld and Jordana L. Maisel.

Abstract:

The new standard text on the topic, Universal Design introduces designers to the principles and practice of designing for all people. From the foundations of accessibility and aging to the practice  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

" Universal Design introduces designers to the principles and practice of designing for all people. Covering best practice examples that demonstrate the value of universal design, this new Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/787849904> # Universal design : creating inclusive environments
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "787849904" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
    rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0128-1/{23FDE7D4-77F7-4FF6-AAE8-29908267F1D0}Img100.jpg'" ;
    rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={23FDE7D4-77F7-4FF6-AAE8-29908267F1D0}&Format=610'" ;
    rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={23FDE7D4-77F7-4FF6-AAE8-29908267F1D0}&Format=410'" ;
    rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={23FDE7D4-77F7-4FF6-AAE8-29908267F1D0}&Format=50'" ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NA2547> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1161561> ; # Universal design
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/729/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1097967464#Topic/architecture_interior_design_general> ; # ARCHITECTURE--Interior Design--General
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/172757091> ; # Jordana Maisel
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/1291947> ; # Edward Steinfeld
    schema:datePublished "2012" ;
    schema:description "The new standard text on the topic, Universal Design introduces designers to the principles and practice of designing for all people. From the foundations of accessibility and aging to the practice of designing interiors, products, housing and transportation systems, all aspects of this growing field are explored. Covering best practices examples to demonstrate the value of universal design as both a survey of the field and reference for researchers, Universal Design is sure to be constantly at the fingertips of all types of designers."@en ;
    schema:description "Universal Design; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; CHAPTER 1: Barriers and their Social Meaning; Design as Evolution; Barriers as a Universal Experience; Barriers in Intellectual Life; Social Functions of Space; Socio-spatial Order; Origins of Universal Design; Summary; Review Topics; References; CHAPTER 2: Defi ning Universal Design; Introduction; Emergence of Universal Design; Definition; Origins; Modernism and the Modernist Style; Critiques of Modernist Style; Return to Human-Centered Design; Summary; Review Topics; References; CHAPTER 3: The New Demographics."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1097967464> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1097967464#CreativeWork/universal_design> ;
    schema:name "Universal design : creating inclusive environments"@en ;
    schema:productID "787849904" ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=361848&ref=toc> ;
    schema:url "http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={23FDE7D4-77F7-4FF6-AAE8-29908267F1D0}&Format=610" ;
    schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=23FDE7D4-77F7-4FF6-AAE8-29908267F1D0> ;
    schema:url "http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={23FDE7D4-77F7-4FF6-AAE8-29908267F1D0}&Format=410" ;
    schema:url <https://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=442143> ;
    schema:url "http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={23FDE7D4-77F7-4FF6-AAE8-29908267F1D0}&Format=50" ;
    schema:url <http://rbdigital.oneclickdigital.com> ;
    schema:url <http://VH7QX3XE2P.search.serialssolutions.com/?V=1.0&L=VH7QX3XE2P&S=JCs&C=TC0000623568&T=marc&tab=BOOKS> ;
    schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=23FDE7D4-77F7-4FF6-AAE8-29908267F1D0&.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10542587> ;
    schema:url <https://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=821663> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=361848> ;
    schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0128-1/{23FDE7D4-77F7-4FF6-AAE8-29908267F1D0}Img100.jpg" ;
    schema:url <http://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-410/0128-1/23F/DE7/D4/UniversalDesignCreatingInclusiveEnvir9781118168455.epub> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781118166819> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781118168479> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9786613618481> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781280588655> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781118168462> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781118168455> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780470399132> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/787849904> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1097967464#Topic/architecture_interior_design_general> # ARCHITECTURE--Interior Design--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "ARCHITECTURE--Interior Design--General"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1161561> # Universal design
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Universal design"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/1291947> # Edward Steinfeld
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Steinfeld" ;
    schema:givenName "Edward" ;
    schema:name "Edward Steinfeld" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/172757091> # Jordana Maisel
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Maisel" ;
    schema:givenName "Jordana" ;
    schema:name "Jordana Maisel" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1097967464#CreativeWork/universal_design>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Universal design." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/787849904> ; # Universal design : creating inclusive environments
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780470399132>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0470399139" ;
    schema:isbn "9780470399132" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781118166819>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1118166817" ;
    schema:isbn "9781118166819" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781118168455>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1118168453" ;
    schema:isbn "9781118168455" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781118168462>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1118168461" ;
    schema:isbn "9781118168462" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781118168479>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "111816847X" ;
    schema:isbn "9781118168479" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781280588655>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1280588659" ;
    schema:isbn "9781280588655" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9786613618481>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "6613618489" ;
    schema:isbn "9786613618481" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.