Category Archives: Publications and Manuals

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City Courant: The Journal of the Museum of the City of New York

Museum of the City of New York

Fall 2013,
Winter 2013,
Spring 2014

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Urban Street Design Guide

National Association of
City Transportation Officials

A blueprint for designing 21st century streets, the Guide unveils the toolbox and the tactics cities use to make streets safer, more livable, and more economically vibrant. The Guide outlines both a clear vision for complete streets and a basic road map for how to bring them to fruition.

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What Clients Want
Essential Conversations about Hotel Design
People | Practice | Process


Melissa Feldman

What Clients Want, Vol. 2 is the second in the popular IIDA book series, What Clients Want. The second volume departs from the first by focusing solely on hotel design. Sixteen projects were chosen from around the world, and each project features commentary from both the client and the designer. Included are client responses from CEOs, hoteliers, developers, and operators of five-star and boutique properties including Hilton Worldwide, Firmdale Group, Starwood Capital, Langham, Ritz-Carlton Reserve, and the Fasano brand, to name a few.

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Facing Life:
Campaign for Bioethics

The Hastings Center

The goal of the Campaign for Bioethics and The Hastings Center is to insure that we think clearly about life and our human future so that we can act responsibly, fairly, and humanely.

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Lasting Change

International Flavors & Fragrances

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What Clients Want
Essential Conversations
People | Practice | Process


Melissa Feldman

A collection of essential conversations between designers and their clients about how significant projects were conceived, how they have defined culture, demonstrated value and shifted business models.

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Digitization and Its Discontents for Jewish History

Center for Jewish History

Anthony T. Grafton

A talk delivered at the international conference From Access to Integration: Digital Technologies and the Study of the Jewish History

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Urban Bikeway Design Guide:
Island Press Edition


The NACTO Urban Bikeway Design Guide, Second Edition, is based on the experience of the best cycling cities in the world. Completely re-designed with an accessible, four-color layout, this second edition continues to build upon the fast-changing state of the practice at the local level. The designs in this book were developed by cities for cities, since unique urban streets require innovative solutions.

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Urban Bikeway Design Guide


To create the Guide, the authors conducted an extensive worldwide literature search from design guidelines and real-life experience. They worked closely with a panel of urban bikeway planning professionals from NACTO member cities and from numerous other cities worldwide, as well as traffic engineers, planners, and academics with deep experience in urban bikeway applications.