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Accessibility Across Borders

  title={Accessibility Across Borders},
  author={Garreth W. Tigwell and Kristen Shinohara and Laleh Nourian},
Postcolonial computing emphasizes that the design, development, and use of technology varies within different cultures, as well as the need for understanding these design practices and what implications there are in a global context [19]. Within human-computer interaction (HCI), there is also a concept called WEIRD (Western, Educated, Industrialized, Rich, and Democratic), which highlights a requirement to better understand how current HCI principles fit in other countries and it emphasizes the… 
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