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Ecopolis, design for urban contexts: A case study for Buffalo, NY
Statement of Issue/Problem . Metropolitan areas occupy just two percent of the planet but consume seventy five percent of its resources per year 1 and as this pattern continues unchecked it creates a series of consequences ...
The shape of disaster and the universe of relief: A social history of disaster relief and the "Hurricane of '38," Suffolk County, Long Island, New York, 1938--1941
This study presents a social history of disaster relief in the wake of the "Hurricane of '38" on Long Island, New York. Disaster is the epitome of disorder where social and ecological systems are set in motion and thrown ...
Class, gender, and philanthropy in the New York Society of Decorative Art, 1877-1902
The New York Society of Decorative Art (1877–1902) was founded in the years following the American Civil War to assist women in need by offering art needlework and other handicraft classes in the hopes that this education ...
A GIS based modeling approach for calculating the electricity generation potential of building integrated photovoltaics at the town scale: A case study of Amherst, New York
This thesis investigates the electricity generation potential of widespread implementation of building integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) onto the roof space of buildings in Amherst, New York. The modeling of electricity ...