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  • Developing a taxonomy of the built environment for disability studies. Methodological insights 

    Gamache, Stephanie; Grenier, Yan; Fougeyrollas, Patrick; Edwards, Geoffrey; Mostafavi, Mir Abolfazl (Càtedra d'Accessibilitat (CATAC), 2017-11-30)
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    For a city to be inclusive, its physical environment needs to be identified, characterized and assessed prior to transformations and improvements. Such identification is the first step to impact on politics for citizens ...
  • Understanding risk in daily life of diverse persons with physical and sensory impairments 

    Arfaoui, Afnen; Edwards, Geoffrey; Morales, Ernesto; Fougeyrollas, Patrick (Càtedra d'Accessibilitat (CATAC), 2019-05-31)
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    Managing risk of injury in daily life is a task common to all humans. However, people with impairments face significantly greater challenges in both assessing and managing risk of injury. To find out more about how individuals ...
  • Winter: public enemy #1 for accessibility exploring new solutions 

    Morales, Ernesto; Gamache, Stephanie; Edwards, Geoffrey (Càtedra d'Accessibilitat (CATAC), 2014)
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    Abstract: Winter is expensive. For countries situated in the northern hemisphere, closer to the north pole, such as Canada, Russia and Scandinavia, winter requires the acquisition of special clothing, car tires, and sports ...