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Advanced Technologies and Societal Change

Ambient Assisted Living

4. AAL-Kongress 2011 Berlin, Germany, January 25-26, 2011

Editors: Wichert, Reiner, Eberhardt, Birgid (Eds.)

  • Presents many technological innovations for Ambient Assisted Living
  • Discusses the micro and macro economical aspects
  • Includes ethical and legal aspects
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In this book, 22 authors discuss development of Ambient Assisted Living. It presents new technological developments which support the autonomy and independence of individuals with special needs. As the technological innovation raises also social issues, the book addresses micro and macro economical aspects of assistive systems and puts an additional emphasis on the ethical and legal discussion. The presentation is supported by real world examples and applications.

Table of contents (21 chapters)

  • Architecture of the ‘Daily Care Journal’ for the Support of Health Care Networks

    Wojciechowski, Manfred (et al.)

    Pages 3-16

  • Technological Stress – Mental Strain of Younger and Older Users If Technology Fails

    Hoppe, Annette

    Pages 17-29

  • Ubiquitous Life Support Systems for an Ageing Society in Japan

    Linner, Thomas (et al.)

    Pages 31-48

  • An Intelligent House Control Using Speech Recognition with Integrated Localization

    Ivanecký, Jozef (et al.)

    Pages 51-62

  • Ambient Voice Control for a Personal Activity and Household Assistant

    Moritz, Niko (et al.)

    Pages 63-74

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eBook $159.00
price for USA (gross)
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $209.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-18166-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $209.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Ambient Assisted Living
Book Subtitle
4. AAL-Kongress 2011 Berlin, Germany, January 25-26, 2011
Editors
  • Reiner Wichert
  • Birgid Eberhardt
Series Title
Advanced Technologies and Societal Change
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-18167-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-18167-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-18166-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-42396-3
Series ISSN
2191-6853
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 318
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