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Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI

Computers Helping People with Special Needs

14th International Conference, ICCHP 2014, Paris, France, July 9-11, 2014, Proceedings, Part II

Editors: Miesenberger, K., Fels, D., Archambault, D., Penaz, P., Zagler, W. (Eds.)

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The two-volume set LNCS 8547 and 8548 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, ICCHP 2014, held in Paris, France, in July 2014. The 132 revised full papers and 55 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 362 submissions. The papers included in the second volume are organized in the following topical sections: tactile graphics and models for blind people and recognition of shapes by touch; mobility support and accessible tourism; smart and assistive environments: ambient assisted living (AAL); text entry for accessible computing; people with motor and mobility disabilities: AT and accessibility; assistive technology: service and practice; ICT-based learning technologies for disabled and non-disabled people; universal learning design: methodology; universal learning design: hearing impaired and deaf people; universal learning design: sign language in education; sign language transcription, recognition and generation; universal learning design: accessibility and AT; differentiation, individualisation and influencing factors in ICT-assisted learning for people with special needs; developing accessible teaching and learning materials within a user centred design framework and using mobile technologies to support individuals with special needs in educational environments.

Table of contents (90 chapters)

  • Towards Automatically Generated Tactile Detail Maps by 3D Printers for Blind Persons

    Götzelmann, Timo (et al.)

    Pages 1-7

  • Opportunities and Limitations of Haptic Technologies for Non-visual Access to 2D and 3D Graphics

    Sullivan, Helen (et al.)

    Pages 8-11

  • Do Blind Subjects Differ from Sighted Subjects When Exploring Virtual Tactile Maps?

    Memeo, Mariacarla (et al.)

    Pages 12-17

  • Development of Synchronized CUI and GUI for Universal Design Tactile Graphics Production System BPLOT3

    Fujiyoshi, Mamoru (et al.)

    Pages 18-25

  • Production of Accessible Tactile Graphics

    Prescher, Denise (et al.)

    Pages 26-33

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Softcover $119.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-08598-2
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Computers Helping People with Special Needs
Book Subtitle
14th International Conference, ICCHP 2014, Paris, France, July 9-11, 2014, Proceedings, Part II
Editors
  • Klaus Miesenberger
  • Deborah Fels
  • Dominique Archambault
  • Petr Penaz
  • Wolfgang Zagler
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
8548
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-08599-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-08599-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-08598-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXXIV, 608
Number of Illustrations and Tables
222 b/w illustrations
Topics