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Re: principles

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Aug 2000 12:46:01 -0700
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To: love26@gorge.net
Cc: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
At 06:51 AM 8/17/2000 , William Loughborough wrote:
>WL: We seem to assume that "cognitive barriers" is a way of saying that
>their possessor *can't* "comprehend the information"? 

Cognitive barriers is a way of saying that the document contains
artificial barriers which prevent understanding.

I think.

In other words, we need to make sure we're not talking about
defects in -people- but rather defects -in the ability of the
document to present itself properly-.

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