Designing for Older Adults: Principles and Creative Human Factors Approaches

Sara J. Czaja, Walter R. Boot, Neil Charness, Wendy A. Rogers

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This new edition provides easily accessible and usable guidelines for practitioners in the design community for older adults. It includes an updated overview of the demographic characteristics of older adult populations and the scientific knowledge base of the aging process relevant to design. New chapters include Existing and Emerging Technologies, Work and Volunteering, Social Engagement, and Leisure Activities. Also included is basic information on user-centered design and specific recommendations for conducting research with older adults.
Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages296
ISBN (Electronic)9781315167190
ISBN (Print)9781138053663, 9780367138189
StatePublished - 2019

Publication series

NameHuman Factors and Aging Series

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