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Visit-ability: an Approach to Universal Design in Housing [electronic resource]

Author: Truesdale, S., Steinfeld, E.
Type: Audiovisual Material
Year: 2002


This publication provides an overview of the basics of visit-ability as well as some case studies of visit-able homes. It discusses the benefits of accessible housing. It informs us that visit-ability is a design standard that can serve the needs, preferences and abilities of a broad cross-section of society that is currently not served by standard housing designs.

Further Details

Publish Location: Buffalo, N.Y.
Publisher: Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center (RERC) on Universal Design at Buffalo
ISBN/ISSN: 0 9714202 1 1
Accession Number: 04.11.04
Notes: In CD titled " RERC on Universal Design at Buffalo University at Buffalo"
Format: 1 computer optical disc ; 2 1/4 in
Keywords: designmobilityhousing improvement
Reads: 192