Adaptive Technologies for Learning and Work Environments (Second Edition) / Edition 2

Adaptive Technologies for Learning and Work Environments (Second Edition) / Edition 2

by Joseph J. Lazzaro
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838908047

ISBN-13: 9780838908044

Pub. Date: 08/28/2001

Publisher: American Library Association

Lazzaro draws on the universal mainstream technology and tells how to match it with adaptive technology, allowing persons with disabilities to work side-by-side with nondisabled users.  See more details below

Overview

Lazzaro draws on the universal mainstream technology and tells how to match it with adaptive technology, allowing persons with disabilities to work side-by-side with nondisabled users.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838908044
Publisher:
American Library Association
Publication date:
08/28/2001
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
204
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.02(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
1Personal Computer Hardware Basics1
2Driving the Computer from the Keyboard17
3Technology for Persons with Vision Impairments28
4Technology for Persons Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing42
5Technology for Persons with Motor Disabilities54
6Technologies for Persons with Speech Disabilities64
7Technologies for Persons with Learning Disabilities69
8Foundations for Assistive Technology75
9Accessing the Internet and Intranets82
10Funding Adaptive Technology91
App. AMicrosoft Windows 98 Keyboard Guide99
App. BApple Macintosh Keyboard Shortcuts114
App. CProducts for Persons with Vision Impairments118
App. DProducts for Persons Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing131
App. EProducts for Persons with Motor Disabilities137
App. FProducts for Persons with Speech Disabilities145
App. GProducts for Persons with Learning Disabilities151
App. HNational Resources for Persons with Disabilities156
App. INational Toll-Free Phone Numbers for Persons with Disabilities168
App. JKey Provisions on Assistive Technology IDEA 1997177
App. KA Guide to Disability Rights Laws180
App. LRESNA Technology Assistance Project State Contact List188
Index197

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