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Author Robitaille, Suzanne.

Title The illustrated guide to assistive technology and devices : tools and gadgets for living independently / Suzanne Robitaille
Published New York : Demos Medical Pub., [2010]
©2010
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 207 pages) : illustrations
Contents What is assistive technology? -- History of assistive technology -- Technologies for people with visual disabilities -- Technologies for people with hearing disabilities -- Technologies for people with physical disabilities -- Technologies for people with cognitive disabilities and learning disorders -- Technologies for people with communications disabilities -- Assistive technology and the Americans with Disabilities Act -- How to pay for assistive technology -- The future of assistive technology
Summary Synopsis: Journalist and author Suzanne Robitaille writes extensively on disability issues. She is the farmer assistive technology columnist for BusinessWeek.com, and has also written for The Wall Street Journal, Disohoom.com, Ability Magazine, and more
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Subject Communication devices for people with disabilities -- United States.
Computerized self-help devices for people with disabilities -- United States.
People with disabilities -- Rehabilitation -- United States.
Self-help devices for people with disabilities -- United States.
Disabled Persons -- rehabilitation.
Communication Aids for Disabled.
Self-Help Devices.
Speech Recognition Software.
United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1935281712 (electronic bk.)
9781935281719 (electronic bk.)