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Access for diabled people in historic settings is more than just a temporary ramp over the front steps for a wheelchair user. It is a commitment to create integrated use and enjoyment of cultural and civic historic monuments for everyone, including people with mobility or sensory impairments, the elderly, parents with small children or those temporarily disabled as a resulAccess for diabled people in historic settings is more than just a temporary ramp over the front steps for a wheelchair user. It is a commitment to create integrated use and enjoyment of cultural and civic historic monuments for everyone, including people with mobility or sensory impairments, the elderly, parents with small children or those temporarily disabled as a result of illness or injury. Access legislation is already in place in many countries and will shortly be implemented in the UK, resulting in increased pressure to improve access to historic buildings....

Title : Access to the Historic Environment: Meeting the Needs of Disabled People
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ISBN : 9781873394182
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 230 Pages
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Access to the Historic Environment: Meeting the Needs of Disabled People Reviews

  • Andrew Lloyd
    2018-12-04 02:13

    Full of case studies at every turn, although widely out-dated. While Foster makes acknowledgement early on that access is far more than physical, it is essentially all that her book focuses on. It is at least a decent entry into how sites have improved physical access.