The Resource A friendly rest room : developing toilets of the future for disabled and elderly people, edited by Johan F.M. Molenbroek, John Mantas and Renate de Bruin, (electronic resource)

A friendly rest room : developing toilets of the future for disabled and elderly people, edited by Johan F.M. Molenbroek, John Mantas and Renate de Bruin, (electronic resource)

Label
A friendly rest room : developing toilets of the future for disabled and elderly people
Title
A friendly rest room
Title remainder
developing toilets of the future for disabled and elderly people
Statement of responsibility
edited by Johan F.M. Molenbroek, John Mantas and Renate de Bruin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This book addresses the topic of toilet design, but instead of focusing on the typical able bodied user, it takes the various needs and limited abilities of older and/or disabled people as its starting point (human centered design). This follows the principles of 'Inclusive Design': designs taking into account the needs of the most challenged, will also have benefits for the healthy. For the most part, this book is a spin-off of an EU-funded research and development project called the 'Friendly Rest Room for Elderly People' (FFR), which ran from 2001 to 2005. During that period a consortium of
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
696.182
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HV1568
LC item number
.F75 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Molenbroek, J. F. M.
  • Mantas, J.
  • Bruin, Renate de
Series statement
Assistive technology research series,
Series volume
v. 27
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • People with disabilities
  • Restrooms for people with disabilities
  • Older people
  • Toilets
Label
A friendly rest room : developing toilets of the future for disabled and elderly people, edited by Johan F.M. Molenbroek, John Mantas and Renate de Bruin, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
section 1. General, organizational and developmental issues -- section 2. The friendly rest room project -- section 3. FRR case studies and user tests -- section 4. Aspects of human-product interaction in the toilet environment -- section 5. Design for improved toilet environments
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (304 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283289757
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)784580
  • (OCoLC)756484715
  • (SSID)ssj0000621273
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11419157
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000621273
  • (PQKBWorkID)10616432
  • (PQKB)10666496
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC784580
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000050071
Label
A friendly rest room : developing toilets of the future for disabled and elderly people, edited by Johan F.M. Molenbroek, John Mantas and Renate de Bruin, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
section 1. General, organizational and developmental issues -- section 2. The friendly rest room project -- section 3. FRR case studies and user tests -- section 4. Aspects of human-product interaction in the toilet environment -- section 5. Design for improved toilet environments
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (304 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283289757
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)784580
  • (OCoLC)756484715
  • (SSID)ssj0000621273
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11419157
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000621273
  • (PQKBWorkID)10616432
  • (PQKB)10666496
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC784580
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000050071

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