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Re: Edit in Scope section

From: Doyle Burnett <dburnett@sesa.org>
Date: Wed, 05 Nov 2003 11:53:10 -0900
To: Sailesh Panchang <sailesh.panchang@deque.com>, W3C Web Content <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <BBCE9526.1275%dburnett@sesa.org>
I would agree with Sailesh ­ full range is a confusing phrase as it could be
implied that a person or persons have the full range of a GIVEN disability.
I feel, ³usable by people having different kinds of disabilities² is the
best way to present what I am guessing we¹re trying to say.

Doyle Burnett

Doyle Burnett
Education and Training Specialist
Multiple Disabilities Program
Special Education Service Agency

On 11/5/03 11:24 AM, "Sailesh Panchang" <sailesh.panchang@deque.com> wrote:

> Refer to WCAG 2.0 Scope. A statement reads:
> "...and usable by people with a full range of disabilities. "
> Probably  what is meant is  "usable by people  having different kinds of
> disabilities"
> Does "people with full range"  imply   only those those individuals each of
> whom have  all disabilities  imaginable? Probably not.
> Sailesh Panchang
> Senior Accessibility Engineer
> Deque Systems,11180  Sunrise Valley Drive,
> 4th Floor, Reston VA 20191
> Tel: 703-225-0380 Extension 105
> E-mail: sailesh.panchang@deque.com
> Fax: 703-225-0387
> * Look up <http://www.deque.com> *
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