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The Resource Assistive technologies : principles and practice, Albert M. Cook, Janice M. Polgar, (electronic book)

Assistive technologies : principles and practice, Albert M. Cook, Janice M. Polgar, (electronic book)

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Assistive technologies : principles and practice
Title
Assistive technologies
Title remainder
principles and practice
Statement of responsibility
Albert M. Cook, Janice M. Polgar
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
It's here: the latest edition of the one text you need to master assistive strategies, make confident clinical decisions, and help improve the quality of life for people with disabilities. Based on the Human Activity Assistive Technology (HAAT) model, Assistive Technologies: Principles and Practice, 4th Edition provides detailed coverage of the broad range of devices, services, and practices that comprise assistive technology, and focuses on the relationship between the human user and the assisted activity within specific contexts. Updated and expanded, this new edition features coverage of n
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Cataloging source
OPELS
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1943-
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Cook, Albert M.
Dewey number
617/.033
Index
index present
LC call number
RM698
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Polgar, Jan Miller
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  • Self-Help Devices
  • Disabled Persons
  • Self-help devices for people with disabilities
  • People with disabilities
  • Disabled Persons -- rehabilitation
  • Self-Help Devices
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Assistive technologies : principles and practice, Albert M. Cook, Janice M. Polgar, (electronic book)
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Preceded by: Cook & Hussey's assistive technologies : principles and practice / Albert M. Cook and Jan Miller Polgar ; author emerita, Susan M. Hussey. 3rd ed. c2008
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Assistive Technologies; Copyright; Dedication; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contents; Chapter 1 -- Principles of Assistive Technology: Introducing the Human Activity Assistive Technology Model; INTRODUCTION; CONSTRUCTS OF DISABILITY IN KEY DOCUMENTS; DEFINITIONS OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY; PRINCIPLES OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY SERVICE DELIVERY; THE HUMAN ACTIVITY ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY MODEL; APPLICATION OF THE HUMAN ACTIVITY ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY MODEL; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 2 -- Technologies That Assist People Who Have Disabilities
  • THE CHANGING WORLD OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGIES AND ITS IMPACT ON PERSONS WITH DISABILITIESUNIVERSAL DESIGN; A FUNCTIONAL FRAMEWORK FOR ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGIES; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 3 -- Activity, Human, and Context: The Human Doing an Activity in Context; INTRODUCTION; ACTIVITY; THE HUMAN USER; CONTEXT; INTEGRATING THE HUMAN DOING IN CONTEXT; BRINGING IN ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY; REASSEMBLING THE HAAT MODEL; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 4 -- Ethical Issues in Assistive Technology; INTRODUCTION; THE ETHICAL CONTEXT; APPLICATION OF ETHICAL CONCEPTS IN ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY
  • AMBIENT ENVIRONMENTS, ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, AND ROBOTS: IMPACT ON CAREEQUITABLE ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY DISTRIBUTION OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY: WHO GETS WHAT?; PROFESSIONAL ETHICS; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 5 -- Delivering Assistive Technology Services to the Consumer; INTRODUCTION; PRINCIPLES OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT AND INTERVENTION; OVERVIEW OF SERVICE DELIVERY IN ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY; EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY SERVICES AND SYSTEMS; A FINAL WORD ABOUT FUNDING; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 6 -- Making the Connection: User Inputs for Assistive Technologies
  • ACTIVITY: ENABLING PARTICIPATIONHUMAN: ANATOMIC SITES FOR CONTROL OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGIES; ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY: CONNECTING THE USER TO THE TECHNOLOGY; SPEECH: A HUMAN/TECHNOLOGY INTERFACE OUTPUT; CONTEXT; ASSESSMENT; OUTCOMES; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 7 -- Control Interfaces for Assistive Technologies; ACTIVITY: ENABLING PARTICIPATION; HUMAN SKILLS FOR CONTROL: CHARACTERISTICS OF CONTROLLED MOVEMENTS; ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY: CHARACTERISTICS OF CONTROL INTERFACES; CONTROL INTERFACES FOR DIRECT SELECTION; STANDARD AND ALTERNATIVE ELECTRONIC POINTING INTERFACES
  • USING POINTING INTERFACES FOR DIRECT SELECTIONCONTROL INTERFACES FOR INDIRECT SELECTION; CONTEXT; ASSESSMENT; OUTCOMES: IS IT WORKING? EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF A CONTROL INTERFACE; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 8 -- Accessing Mainstream Information and Communication Technologies: The Technology and the Web; ACTIVITY: ACCESSING THE INFORMATION HIGHWAY; ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY: INPUT ACCESSIBILITY FOR MAINSTREAM TECHNOLOGIES; CROSS-PLATFORM ACCESSIBILITY; COMPUTER ACCESS; ACCESS TO PHONES AND TABLETS; MOUNTING; CONTEXT; ASSESSMENT; OUTCOMES; SUMMARY; REFERENCES
  • Chapter 9 -- Enabling Function and Participation with Seating Technologies
Control code
SCIDI897934969
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780323239981
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Assistive technologies : principles and practice, Albert M. Cook, Janice M. Polgar, (electronic book)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Preceded by: Cook & Hussey's assistive technologies : principles and practice / Albert M. Cook and Jan Miller Polgar ; author emerita, Susan M. Hussey. 3rd ed. c2008
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Assistive Technologies; Copyright; Dedication; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contents; Chapter 1 -- Principles of Assistive Technology: Introducing the Human Activity Assistive Technology Model; INTRODUCTION; CONSTRUCTS OF DISABILITY IN KEY DOCUMENTS; DEFINITIONS OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY; PRINCIPLES OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY SERVICE DELIVERY; THE HUMAN ACTIVITY ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY MODEL; APPLICATION OF THE HUMAN ACTIVITY ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY MODEL; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 2 -- Technologies That Assist People Who Have Disabilities
  • THE CHANGING WORLD OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGIES AND ITS IMPACT ON PERSONS WITH DISABILITIESUNIVERSAL DESIGN; A FUNCTIONAL FRAMEWORK FOR ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGIES; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 3 -- Activity, Human, and Context: The Human Doing an Activity in Context; INTRODUCTION; ACTIVITY; THE HUMAN USER; CONTEXT; INTEGRATING THE HUMAN DOING IN CONTEXT; BRINGING IN ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY; REASSEMBLING THE HAAT MODEL; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 4 -- Ethical Issues in Assistive Technology; INTRODUCTION; THE ETHICAL CONTEXT; APPLICATION OF ETHICAL CONCEPTS IN ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY
  • AMBIENT ENVIRONMENTS, ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, AND ROBOTS: IMPACT ON CAREEQUITABLE ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY DISTRIBUTION OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY: WHO GETS WHAT?; PROFESSIONAL ETHICS; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 5 -- Delivering Assistive Technology Services to the Consumer; INTRODUCTION; PRINCIPLES OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT AND INTERVENTION; OVERVIEW OF SERVICE DELIVERY IN ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY; EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY SERVICES AND SYSTEMS; A FINAL WORD ABOUT FUNDING; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 6 -- Making the Connection: User Inputs for Assistive Technologies
  • ACTIVITY: ENABLING PARTICIPATIONHUMAN: ANATOMIC SITES FOR CONTROL OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGIES; ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY: CONNECTING THE USER TO THE TECHNOLOGY; SPEECH: A HUMAN/TECHNOLOGY INTERFACE OUTPUT; CONTEXT; ASSESSMENT; OUTCOMES; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 7 -- Control Interfaces for Assistive Technologies; ACTIVITY: ENABLING PARTICIPATION; HUMAN SKILLS FOR CONTROL: CHARACTERISTICS OF CONTROLLED MOVEMENTS; ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY: CHARACTERISTICS OF CONTROL INTERFACES; CONTROL INTERFACES FOR DIRECT SELECTION; STANDARD AND ALTERNATIVE ELECTRONIC POINTING INTERFACES
  • USING POINTING INTERFACES FOR DIRECT SELECTIONCONTROL INTERFACES FOR INDIRECT SELECTION; CONTEXT; ASSESSMENT; OUTCOMES: IS IT WORKING? EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF A CONTROL INTERFACE; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; Chapter 8 -- Accessing Mainstream Information and Communication Technologies: The Technology and the Web; ACTIVITY: ACCESSING THE INFORMATION HIGHWAY; ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY: INPUT ACCESSIBILITY FOR MAINSTREAM TECHNOLOGIES; CROSS-PLATFORM ACCESSIBILITY; COMPUTER ACCESS; ACCESS TO PHONES AND TABLETS; MOUNTING; CONTEXT; ASSESSMENT; OUTCOMES; SUMMARY; REFERENCES
  • Chapter 9 -- Enabling Function and Participation with Seating Technologies
Control code
SCIDI897934969
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780323239981
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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