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Technology and home adaptations

Staying Put - Adapting the places instead of the people

Author: Grayson, P. J.
Type: Book Section
Year: 1997


In this chapter, Grayson explains why housing adaptation technology is an underdeveloped resource in the United States and presents useful and illustrative examples of adaptation solutions in a framework of how people use the spaces in their home. Discusses use of technology and home adaptation approaches for different types of spaces.

Further Details

Author: Susan Lanspery, Joan Hyde
Pages: 55-73
Publish Location: Amityville, NY
Publisher: Baywood Publishing
ISBN/ISSN: 0-89503-133-7
Accession Number: August 2006
Access Date: 26.4.06
Keywords: assistive device, design, mobility, modification
Reads: 208