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The scope of barrier-free design

Access to the built environment: a review of literature

Author: Steinfeld, E, Schroeder, S, Duncan, J, Faste, R, Chollet, D, Bishop, M, Wirth, P, Cardell, P
Type: Book Section
Year: 1977


This chapter presents an integrated image of the disabled population in the form of an ideogram called the enabler and an anlaysis that summarised the major issues of access to buildings and facilities in the form of problem identification matrices.

Further Details

Pages: 74-93
Publish Location: Syracuse
Publisher: US Department of Housing and Urban Development
Accession Number: 16.1.03
Research Notes: Level 9, Main Library (MBQ 721.0462/6)
Keywords: mobilitydesign
Reads: 259