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Landscape Architecture: Dissertations & Theses

Dissertations & Theses Online

Moon Library at ESF has print copies of all Dissertations (Ph.D. level) and Theses (Master's and Undergraduate Honor's) completed at SUNY-ESF through 2015.  These items can be checked out of the library.

Most theses and dissertations from the 1980s to 2017 can also be found in the ProQuest Dissertations & Theses at SUNY-ESF database. Beginning in 2018, all new theses and dissertations are available in Digital Commons @ ESF.

Some LA Titles

Here are just a few of the thesis and dissertations* that have been written by LA students in the past five years. Title and author are given, along with the call number that can be used to look on the shelves in the Theses section (stacks 19-20) in Moon Library. You can check the availablility of these titles by doing a catalog search by title or author, or find the full-text for some titles online by searching in the Dissertations & Theses @SUNY-ESF databse linked below.*Please note: Ph.D. dissertations are noted by the lowercase "d" at the end of the call number.


Preserving cultural identity through a morphological approach / Li Zhang - Z48115


Classifying and assessing rural visual landscape quality in Fabius, New York : a psychometric and participation-based approach / Paul M. Harris, Jr - H3597


Viewer attitudes regarding the communication value of graphic visualizations prepared with differing levels of visual detail / David Barbarash - B34868

Redoubt and prospect : changing views of a New York City headland ; a cultural landscape report for Battery Weed, Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island, NY / Jean B. Gleisner - G585

Urban biological corridors and their socio-environmental implications : A plan to establish a green infrastructure in Northwest Philadelphia, PA / Sebastian I. Varela - V374

Beyond stormwater design considerations : When beauty and duty collide / Yasmin Guevara - G825


Balancing past and present: the cultural landscape of Floyd Bennett Field / Sarah K. Cody - C621

Beauty and a wet pond stormwater management practice / Jane L. Didona - D53625

A proposal for general education focused on the built community and environment / Jocelyn M. Gavitt - G395

Public participation in brownfield redevelopment: an exploratory case study / Suzanne L. Greinert - G7627


Critical barriers to rational planning processes for the coastal zone management : the case study of Antalya, Turkey / Latif Gurkan Kaya - K3935d

Street vending and the use of public spaces in New York City / Patricia F. Voltolini - V6255