Building Access: Universal Design and the Politics of Disability


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Author Aimi Hamraie
Publisher University Of Minnesota Press
Date 2017
Country United States
Cover Paperback
Dimensions 7 x 1.2 x 10 inches, 336 pages
Building Access investigates twentieth-century strategies for designing the world with disability in mind. Illustrated with a wealth of rare archival materials, this book brings together scientific, social, and political histories in what is not only the pioneering critical account of Universal Design but also a deep engagement with the politics of knowing, making, and belonging in twentieth-century United States.