Design for Independent Living: The Environment and Physically Disabled People

Finalist, National Book Awards 1980 for Current Interest - Hardcover

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ISBN 978-0520044340
University of California Press
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Raymond Lifchez

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An overview of the impact of environmental design on the disabled. Co-authors Raymond Lifchez and Barbara Winslow profile several physically disabled members of the Berkeley, California community who are trying to make their environments work for them. Chapters also address research on the subject of design for the disabled, and identify means and devices for adapting the environment.