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    • Sinhalese Domestic Life In Space and Time 

      MacDougall, Robert D.; MacDougall, Bonnie G. (South Asia Program, Cornell University, 1977)
      This is a report on the content, organization and use of Sinhalese domestic space. It is based on research carried out in 1965 and 1968 in a contemporary but traditional community (hereafter called Rangama, a pseudonym) ...
    • Urban America: Documenting the Planners 

      Engst, Elaine D.; Hickerson, H. Thomas (Deptartment of Manuscripts and University Archives, Cornell University Libraries, 1985)
    • Jantar Mantar: Architecture, Astronomy, and Solar Kingship in Princely India 

      MacDougall, Bonnie G. (The Cornell Journal of Architecture, 1996)
      The gigantic masonry astronomical instruments built by the Maharaja Jai Singh of Jaipur are among the most startling and visually compelling monuments in the entire Indian architectural record. The power of these astronomical ...
    • Southern Madison Heritage Trust Strategic Land Protection Plan 

      Amundsen, Ole III; Sinker, Jonathan; Bishop, Matthew; Chang, Heejae; Duchesneau, Adam; Johnston, Matthew; Lee, Chia-Ping; Lin, Ya-Shian; Ottley, Tricia; Murphy, Elizabeth; Iuchi, Kanako; Lauber, Danielle; Hayward, Nicholas (Cornell University, 2005-12)
      Over the Fall semester of 2005, 12 graduate students undertook the task of creating a Strategic Land Protection Plan for the Southern Madison Heritage Trust (SMHT), a land trust based in Hamilton, NY. The Strategic Land ...
    • Restructuring Local Government 

      Warner, Mildred (Cornell Cooperative Extension, 2006)
      Fiscal stress, changing public expectations and shifting responsibilities for services due to devolution have prompted many local governments to consider restructuring service delivery. This web site is designed to provide ...
    • Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust Strategic Land Conservation Plan 

      Amundsen III, Ole; Mintier, Sophie; Lathan, Joshua; Norton, Chelsey; Beaudette, Aaron; Svard, Julie; Marciniec, Heather; Duvall, Evan; Dillemuth, Ann; Semler, Conor; Bhakta, Jetal; Singh, Aatisha; Barcher, Camille; Daniels, Jessica (Cornell Univeristy, 2006-12)
      Over the Fall semester of 2006, 13 graduate students undertook the task of creating a Strategic Conservation Plan for Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust (THTLT), based in Watertown, NY. The plan features a series of natural ...
    • Sri Lalitha Navaratnam Maniadi Sastiram 

      M. R. Ry. Gopala Iyer (2007-10-23)
      The Sri Lalitha Navaratnam Manaiadi Sastiram is a work on housebuilding in prose from the Tamil speaking area of South India. It was compiled in 1914 and is said to be based on the teachings of the great sage Maya. It ...
    • Uluwahu Paenima (Sinhala) 

      Unknown author (2007-10-23)
      The Uluwahu Paenima is a undated popular liturgal manual written in Sinhala and circulated as an inexpensive chapbook for popular consumption in Sri Lanka. It contains verses and invocations to be recited in crossing the ...
    • Mayimataya (Sinhala) 

      Unknown (2007-10-23)
      The Mayimataya is a Sinhalese language work on housebuilding written by an unknown Sri Lankan author in 1837. It has become part of a modern language genre of housebuilding works circulated as inexpensive pamphlets or ...
    • The Genesee Land Trust Conservation Plan 

      Amundsen III, Ole; Hertzberg, Martha; Israel, Evelyn; McConnell, Kate; Sauer, Andy; Tamaskar, Kaustubh; Varsa, Krisztian; Verma, Neha; Webb, Abigail; Striney, Michelle (2007-12-18)
      Over the Fall semester of 2007, 9 graduate students created a Strategic Conservation Plan for the Genesee Land Trust (GLT), based in Rochester, NY. The plan features a series of natural resource inventories as well as a ...
    • Text into Form: Dwelling, Cosmos and Design Theory in Traditional South Asia 

      MacDougall, Bonnie G. (2008-03-31)
      This is a work on dwellings in India and Sri Lanka that draws on ethnographic work in the South Asian region as well as on housebuilding manuals that have been composed in the constituent cultures. The history of architecture ...
    • The Sinhala Maymataya, A Translation into English 

      MacDougall, Bonnie G. (2008-05-02)
      This is a translation into English by Bonnie G. MacDougall of the Mayimataya, a Sinhalese language work on housebuilding written by an unknown Sri Lankan author in 1837. The Sinhala Mayimataya is part of a modern language ...
    • The Uluwahu Paenima, A Translation into English 

      MacDougall, Bonnie G. (2008-05-02)
      This is a translation into English by Bonnie G. MacDougall of the Uluwahu Paenima, an undated popular liturgal manual written in Sinhala and circulated as an inexpensive chapbook for popular consumption in Sri Lanka. The ...
    • Sri Lalitha Navaratnam Manaiadi Sastiram, A Translation into English 

      MacDougall, Bonnie G.; Amarasingam, Christobelle (2008-05-02)
      This is a translation into English by Bonnie G. MacDougall and Christobelle Amarasingam of the Sri Lalitha Navaratnam Manaiadi Sastiram, a work on housebuilding in prose from the Tamil speaking area of South India. The ...
    • Economic Policy Makers Beware: Estimating the Job Impact of Public Investment in Biofuel Plants 

      Christopherson, Susan; Sivertsen, Zachary (2009-12-12)
      Despite all the hoopla about the green economy and clean tech, skeptics are beginning to ask questions about the projections of job creation from investments in renewable energy and energy efficiency. Since these projections ...
    • How Local Policies Can Support the Development of Green Jobs 

      Cajina, Ana; Hess Pace, Kate; Patterson, Anika; Randall, C.J. (2009-12-24)
      Green jobs and the green economy have received considerable attention from state and national policymakers, particularly in the energy efficiency sector. Local leaders can capitalize on the momentum and facilitate the ...
    • Developing a Vibrant Local Food Economy in New York Communities 

      Kroeger, Ruth; Zeltser, Yelena (2009-12-24)
      A well connected local food system creates new jobs in the agricultural and processing sectors, increases tax revenue and contributes to vibrant local economies in New York State. The lack of appropriately scaled local ...
    • Grass Biomass: A Biofuel Strategy Right for Upstate New York 

      Koenig, Chris; Wellemeyer, Jonathan (2009-12-24)
      Given the steady increase in gas utility rates, it’s becoming more and more desirable for homeowners to seek out energy alternatives for home heating in upstate New York. In this brief we discuss why large-scale liquid ...
    • In-Sourcing the Production of America’s Energy Technology 

      Ufberg, Marc (2009-12-27)
      $22 billion in stimulus money has been provided to promote renewable energy projects and re-train workers but amidst the frenzy, something has been missing in the public discussion. While the media has championed the use ...
    • How Local Policies Can Support the Development of Green Jobs 

      Ana Cajina, Kate Hess Pace; Anika Patterson, C.J. Randall (2009-12-28)
      Green jobs and the green economy have received considerable attention from state and national policymakers, particularly in the energy efficiency sector. Local leaders can capitalize on the momentum and facilitate the ...