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 : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : 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.
Rating:

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

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Steinfeld; Jordana Maisel
ISBN: 9780470399132 0470399139
OCLC Number: 741273725
Description: xvii, 382 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: Chapter 1 Barriers and their social meaning --
Chapter 2 Defining universal design --
Chapter 3 The new demographics --
Chapter 4 Practicing universal design --
Chapter 5 Design for human performance --
Chapter 6 Design for health and wellness --
Chapter 7 Design for social participation --
Chapter 8 Public accommodations --
Chapter 9 Housing --
Chapter 10 Home modifications / Danise Levine --
Chapter 11 Universal design and the interior environment / Mary Jane Carroll --
Chapter 12 Product design / Heamchand Subryan --
Chapter 13 Public transportation and universal design.
Responsibility: Edward Steinfeld and Jordana Maisel.
More information:

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/741273725> # Universal design : creating inclusive environments
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "741273725" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1097967464#Place/hoboken> ; # Hoboken
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1097967464#Topic/tillganglighet> ; # Tillgänglighet
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1097967464#Topic/social_inclusion> ; # Social inclusion
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/729/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1161561> ; # Universal design
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1097967464#Topic/hallbar_utveckling> ; # Hållbar utveckling
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NA2547> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/172757091> ; # Jordana Maisel
   schema:copyrightYear "2012" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/1291947> ; # Edward Steinfeld
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "Chapter 1 Barriers and their social meaning -- Chapter 2 Defining universal design -- Chapter 3 The new demographics -- Chapter 4 Practicing universal design -- Chapter 5 Design for human performance -- Chapter 6 Design for health and wellness -- Chapter 7 Design for social participation -- Chapter 8 Public accommodations -- Chapter 9 Housing -- Chapter 10 Home modifications / Danise Levine -- Chapter 11 Universal design and the interior environment / Mary Jane Carroll -- Chapter 12 Product design / Heamchand Subryan -- Chapter 13 Public transportation and universal design."@en ;
   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."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1097967464> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Universal design : creating inclusive environments"@en ;
   schema:productID "741273725" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/741273725#PublicationEvent/hoboken_john_wiley_&_sons_inc_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1097967464#Agent/john_wiley_&_sons_inc> ; # John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
   schema:url <https://www.dawsonera.com/guard/protected/dawson.jsp?name=https://passport01.leeds.ac.uk/idp/shibboleth&dest=http://www.dawsonera.com/depp/reader/protected/external/AbstractView/S9781118168479> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780470399132> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB209363> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/741273725> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1097967464#Agent/john_wiley_&_sons_inc> # John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "John Wiley & Sons, Inc." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1097967464#Topic/hallbar_utveckling> # Hållbar utveckling
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Hållbar utveckling"@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/isbn/9780470399132>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0470399139" ;
   schema:isbn "9780470399132" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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