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Paradigm for the 21st century: The challenge of implementing universal design

Inclusive buildings, products and services: Challenges in universal design

Author: Preiser, W. F. E.
Type: Book Section
Year: 2009


Preiser outlines the main principles of universal design and key strategies for implementation. Based on user needs he also presents three levels of building performance criteria and a process model for universal design evaluation.

Further Details

Author: Vavik, T.
Pages: 29-49
Publish Location: Trondheim
Publisher: Tapir Academic Press
Accession Number: July, 2011
Keywords: Universal, design, standard
Reads: 155