The Resource Disability and new media, Katie Ellis and Mike Kent

Disability and new media, Katie Ellis and Mike Kent

Label
Disability and new media
Title
Disability and new media
Statement of responsibility
Katie Ellis and Mike Kent
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Disability and New Media examines how digital design is triggering disability when it could be a solution. Video and animation now play a prominent role in the World Wide Web and new types of protocols have been developed to accommodate this increasing complexity. However, as this has happened, the potential for individual users to control how the content is displayed has been diminished. Accessibility choices are often portrayed as merely technical decisions but they are highly political and betray a disturbing trend of ableist assumption that serve to exclude people with disability. It has b
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
025.04087
Index
index present
LC call number
HV1569.5
LC item number
.E45 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge studies in new media and cyberculture
Label
Disability and new media, Katie Ellis and Mike Kent
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
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
Introduction: the great potential of digital technology -- Universal design in a digital world -- iAccessibility from iTunes 1.0 to iPad -- Building digital stairways: nice view, but what about my wheelchair? -- We want you in our network: universal design v retrofitting the web -- (Physical) disability is a form of social oppression? -- Does that face-"book" come in braille? Social networking sites and disability -- Avatars with wheelchairs, but no virtual guide dogs: disability and second Life -- Challenges and opportunities: the road ahead for disability in a digital world
Control code
ocn704277757
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 172 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283040785
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35378177
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)704277757
  • pebco0203831918

Library Locations

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