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Using Twitter to access the human right of communication for people who use Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)

Hemsley, Bronwyn; Palmer, Stuart; Dann, Stephen; Balandin, Susan


Purpose: Articles 19, 26 and 27 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Articles 4, 9 and 21 of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities promote the human rights of communication, education, use of technology and access to information. Social media is an important form of online communication, and Twitter increases users’ visibility, influence and reach online. The aim of this sociotechnical research was to determine the impact of teaching three people who use...[Show more]

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Date published: 2018-01-22
Type: Journal article
Source: International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology
DOI: 10.1080/17549507.2017.1413137
Access Rights: Open Access


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