Dr Donald MacLeod

  • Senior Lecturer (Interdisciplinary Studies)

telephone: 01387702010
email: Donald.MacLeod@glasgow.ac.uk

Research interests

  • Principle Investigator: Centre for Research into Regional Development
  • Former Director and member, Crichton Tourism Research Centre

Biography

Dr Macleod has a D.Phil in social anthropology from the University of Oxford. He has been a Visiting Professor in the Department of Anthropology at Macalester College, USA; taught social anthropology at Goldsmiths' College, London University, and tutored social anthropology on the Human Sciences programme at the University of Oxford.

Research interests

Theoretical interests: The anthropology of tourism, globalization and cultural change, ecotourism, sustainable development, identity and branding, cultural heritage.

Regional interests are worldwide, with specific focus on the sites of fieldwork below:

  • Scotland, 2001 onwards: Tourism, environment and heritage.
  • The Dominican Republic, 1999-2000: Sustainable development and tourism in its sociocultural context (power, resources and identity).
  • The Canary Islands, 1990-91: Tourism, change and globalization in a fishing settlement.

Grants

Grants

  • Principle Investigator (Research) on EU (ERDF) match-funded project (£530,000) Centre for Research into Regional Development
  • Dr Macleod's Research Fellowship (2001-04) was funded by Scottish Enterprise Dumfries and Galloway

Additional information

Publications

List by: Type | Date

Jump to: 2017 | 2016 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 1999 | 1998 | 1997 | 1995
Number of items: 36.

2017

Lunchaprasith, T. and MacLeod, D. (2017) Food tourism and the use of authenticity in Thailand. Tourism, Culture and Communication, (Accepted for Publication)

2016

Dunk, R. M., Gillespie, S. A. and MacLeod, D. (2016) Participation and retention in a green tourism certification scheme. Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 24(12), pp. 1585-1603. (doi:10.1080/09669582.2015.1134558)

2014

MacLeod, D. (2014) Walter Van Beek and Annette Schmidt, editors, African Hosts & their Guests: Cultural Dynamics of Tourism. Africa, 84(03), pp. 504-506. (doi:10.1017/S0001972014000321) [Book Review]

2013

MacLeod, D. (2013) Cultural realignment, islands and the influence of tourism: A new conceptual approach. Shima: The International Journal of Research into Island Cultures, 7(2), pp. 74-91.

2012

MacLeod, D. (2012) Alternative or mainstream? Foreign settlers on a Canary Island. International Journal of Tourism Anthropology, 2(4), pp. 267-281. (doi:10.1504/IJTA.2012.052536)

MacLeod, D. (2012) Tourism, anthropology and cultural configuration. In: Smith, M.K. and Richards, G. (eds.) The Routledge Handbook of Cultural Tourism. Series: Routledge handbooks. Routledge: New York, NY, USA. ISBN 9780415523516

2011

MacLeod, D. (2011) People, Places and the Location of Meaning: Anthropology in a Mobile World. In: Coleman, S. and Collins, P. (eds.) Dislocating Anthropology?: Bases of Longing and Belonging in the Analysis of Contemporary Societies. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. ISBN 9781443828956

MacLeod, D. (2011) A Canary Island in the context of sustainable tourism development. In: MacLeod, D. and Gillespie, S. (eds.) Sustainable Tourism in Rural Europe: Approaches to Development. Routledge. ISBN 9780415547994

MacLeod, D.V.L. (2011) Conclusion. In: MacLeod, D.V.L. and Gillespie, S.A. (eds.) Sustainable Tourism in Rural Europe: Approaches to Development. Series: Routledge advances in tourism (21). Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415547994

MacLeod, D.V.L. (2011) Introduction. In: MacLeod, D.V.L. and Gillespie, S.A. (eds.) Sustainable Tourism in Rural Europe: Approaches to Development. Series: Routledge advances in tourism (21). Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415547994

MacLeod, D.V.L. and Gillespie, S.A. (2011) Sustainable Tourism in Rural Europe: Approaches to Development. Series: Routledge advances in tourism (21). Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415547994

2010

MacLeod, D.V.L. and Carrier, J.G. (Eds.) (2010) Tourism, Power and Culture: Anthropological Insights. Series: Tourism and cultural change. Channel View Publications: Bristol, UK. ISBN 9781845411251

MacLeod, D.V.L. (2010) Power, culture and the production of heritage. In: Macleod, D.V.L. and Carrier, J.G. (eds.) Tourism, Power And Culture: Anthropological Insights. Series: Tourism and cultural change. Channel View Publications: Bristol. ISBN 9781845411244

MacLeod, D.V.L. and Carrier, J.G. (2010) Tourism, power and culture: insights from anthropology. In: MacLeod, D.V.L. and Carrier, J.G. (eds.) Tourism, Power and Culture: Anthropological Insights. Series: Tourism and cultural change. Channel View Publications: Bristol, UK. ISBN 9781845411251

2009

MacLeod, D. (2009) Scottish theme towns: have new identities enhanced development? Journal of Tourism and Cultural Change, 7(2), pp. 133-145. (doi:10.1080/14766820903126460)

2007

MacLeod, D.V. (2007) Land disputes and development activity in the Dominican Republic. In: Momsen, J. and Besson, J. (eds.) Caribbean Land and Development Revisited. Series: Studies of the Americas. Palgrave Macmillan: New York, USA. ISBN 9781403973924

2006

MacLeod, D.V. (2006) Cultural commodification and tourism: a very special relationship. Tourism, Culture and Communication, 6(2), pp. 71-84.

MacLeod, D.V. (2006) Anthropological investigations: an innocent exploration of the Wicker Man culture. In: Franks, B., Harpers, S., Murray, J. and Stevenson, L. (eds.) The Quest for 'the Wicker Man': History, Folklore and Pagan Perspectives. Luath Press: Edinburgh, Scotland, pp. 70-82. ISBN 9781905222186

MacLeod, D.V. (2006) Power, resources and identity: the influence of tourism on indigenous communities. In: Burns, P. and Novelli, M. (eds.) Tourism and Social Identities: Global Frameworks and Local Realities. Series: Advances in tourism research. Elsevier: Amsterdam, Netherlands. ISBN 9780080450742

2005

MacLeod, D.V. (2005) Alternative tourism: a comparative analysis of meaning and impact. In: Theobald, W.F. (ed.) Global Tourism: 3rd ed. Elsevier: Amsterdam, Netherlands, pp. 123-139. ISBN 9780750677899

Carrier, J.G. and MacLeod, D.V. (2005) Bursting the bubble: the socio-cultural context of ecotourism. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, 11(2), pp. 315-334. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9655.2005.00238.x)

MacLeod, D.V. (2005) Narratives of belonging and identity in the Dominican Republic. In: Besson, J. and Fog Olwig, K. (eds.) Caribbean Narratives of Belonging: Fields of Relations, Sites of Identity. Series: Warwick University Caribbean studies. Macmillan Caribbean: London, England. ISBN 9781405018791

2004

MacLeod, D.V. (2004) Selling space: power and resource allocation in a Caribbean coastal community. In: Carrier, J. (ed.) Confronting Environments: Local Understanding in a Globalizing World. Series: Globalization and the environment (2). AltaMira Press: Walnut Creek, CA, USA, pp. 31-48. ISBN 9780759105621

MacLeod, D.V. (2004) Ecotourism for rural development in the Canary Islands and the Caribbean. In: Hall, D., Roberts, L. and Mitchell, M. (eds.) New Directions in Rural tourism. Series: New directions in tourism analysis. Ashgate Publicaions: Aldershot, Hampshire, England, pp. 194-204. ISBN 9780754636335

MacLeod, D.V. (2004) Tourism, Globalization and Cultural Change: An Island Community Perspective. Series: Tourism and cultural change. Channel View Publications: Clevedon, England. ISBN 9781873150726

2003

MacLeod, D.V. (Ed.) (2003) Niche Tourism in Question: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Problems and Possibilities. University of Glasgow Crichton Publications: Dumfries, Scotland. ISBN 9780852617717

MacLeod, D.V. (2003) Culture and the construction of a niche market destination. In: MacLeod, D.V. (ed.) Niche Tourism in Question: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Problems and Possibilities. University of Glasgow Crichton Publications: Dumfries, Scotland. ISBN 9780852617717

MacLeod, D.V. (2003) The niche in tourism. In: MacLeod, D.V. (ed.) Niche Tourism in Question: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Problems and Possibilities. University of Glasgow Crichton Publications: Dumfries, Scotland. ISBN 9780852617717

2002

MacLeod, D.V. (2002) Disappearing culture? Globalization and a Canary Island fishing settlement. History and Anthropology, 13(1), pp. 53-67. (doi:10.1080/02757200290002888)

2001

MacLeod, D.V. (2001) Parks or people? National parks and the case of Del Este, Dominican Republic. Progress in Development Studies, 1(3), pp. 221-235. (doi:10.1177/146499340100100303)

1999

MacLeod, D.V. (1999) Tourism and the globalization of a Canary Island. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, 5(3), pp. 443-456. (doi:10.2307/2661277)

1998

MacLeod, D.V. (1998) Alternative tourism: a comparative analysis of meaning and impact. In: Theobald, W.F. (ed.) Global Tourism. Butterworth Heinemann: Oxford, England, pp. 150-168. ISBN 9780750640220

MacLeod, D.V. (1998) Office politics: power in the London salesroom. Journal of the Anthropological Society of Oxford, 29(3), pp. 213-229.

1997

Abram, S., Waldren, J.D. and MacLeod, D.V. (Eds.) (1997) Tourists and Tourism: Identifying with People and Places. Series: Berg ethnic identities series. Berg: Oxford, England. ISBN 9781859739051

MacLeod, D.V. (1997) 'Alternative' tourists on a Canary Island. In: Abram, S., Waldren, J.D. and MacLeod, D.V. (eds.) Tourists and Tourism: Identifying with People and Places. Series: Berg ethnicity and identities series. Berg: Oxford, England, pp. 108-129. ISBN 9781859739051

1995

MacLeod, D.V. (1995) Access at Goldsmiths’. Anthropology in Action, 2(3),

This list was generated on Fri Sep 20 16:12:55 2019 BST.
Number of items: 36.

Articles

Lunchaprasith, T. and MacLeod, D. (2017) Food tourism and the use of authenticity in Thailand. Tourism, Culture and Communication, (Accepted for Publication)

Dunk, R. M., Gillespie, S. A. and MacLeod, D. (2016) Participation and retention in a green tourism certification scheme. Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 24(12), pp. 1585-1603. (doi:10.1080/09669582.2015.1134558)

MacLeod, D. (2013) Cultural realignment, islands and the influence of tourism: A new conceptual approach. Shima: The International Journal of Research into Island Cultures, 7(2), pp. 74-91.

MacLeod, D. (2012) Alternative or mainstream? Foreign settlers on a Canary Island. International Journal of Tourism Anthropology, 2(4), pp. 267-281. (doi:10.1504/IJTA.2012.052536)

MacLeod, D. (2009) Scottish theme towns: have new identities enhanced development? Journal of Tourism and Cultural Change, 7(2), pp. 133-145. (doi:10.1080/14766820903126460)

MacLeod, D.V. (2006) Cultural commodification and tourism: a very special relationship. Tourism, Culture and Communication, 6(2), pp. 71-84.

Carrier, J.G. and MacLeod, D.V. (2005) Bursting the bubble: the socio-cultural context of ecotourism. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, 11(2), pp. 315-334. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9655.2005.00238.x)

MacLeod, D.V. (2002) Disappearing culture? Globalization and a Canary Island fishing settlement. History and Anthropology, 13(1), pp. 53-67. (doi:10.1080/02757200290002888)

MacLeod, D.V. (2001) Parks or people? National parks and the case of Del Este, Dominican Republic. Progress in Development Studies, 1(3), pp. 221-235. (doi:10.1177/146499340100100303)

MacLeod, D.V. (1999) Tourism and the globalization of a Canary Island. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, 5(3), pp. 443-456. (doi:10.2307/2661277)

MacLeod, D.V. (1998) Office politics: power in the London salesroom. Journal of the Anthropological Society of Oxford, 29(3), pp. 213-229.

MacLeod, D.V. (1995) Access at Goldsmiths’. Anthropology in Action, 2(3),

Books

MacLeod, D.V.L. and Gillespie, S.A. (2011) Sustainable Tourism in Rural Europe: Approaches to Development. Series: Routledge advances in tourism (21). Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415547994

MacLeod, D.V. (2004) Tourism, Globalization and Cultural Change: An Island Community Perspective. Series: Tourism and cultural change. Channel View Publications: Clevedon, England. ISBN 9781873150726

Book Sections

MacLeod, D. (2012) Tourism, anthropology and cultural configuration. In: Smith, M.K. and Richards, G. (eds.) The Routledge Handbook of Cultural Tourism. Series: Routledge handbooks. Routledge: New York, NY, USA. ISBN 9780415523516

MacLeod, D. (2011) People, Places and the Location of Meaning: Anthropology in a Mobile World. In: Coleman, S. and Collins, P. (eds.) Dislocating Anthropology?: Bases of Longing and Belonging in the Analysis of Contemporary Societies. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. ISBN 9781443828956

MacLeod, D. (2011) A Canary Island in the context of sustainable tourism development. In: MacLeod, D. and Gillespie, S. (eds.) Sustainable Tourism in Rural Europe: Approaches to Development. Routledge. ISBN 9780415547994

MacLeod, D.V.L. (2011) Conclusion. In: MacLeod, D.V.L. and Gillespie, S.A. (eds.) Sustainable Tourism in Rural Europe: Approaches to Development. Series: Routledge advances in tourism (21). Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415547994

MacLeod, D.V.L. (2011) Introduction. In: MacLeod, D.V.L. and Gillespie, S.A. (eds.) Sustainable Tourism in Rural Europe: Approaches to Development. Series: Routledge advances in tourism (21). Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415547994

MacLeod, D.V.L. (2010) Power, culture and the production of heritage. In: Macleod, D.V.L. and Carrier, J.G. (eds.) Tourism, Power And Culture: Anthropological Insights. Series: Tourism and cultural change. Channel View Publications: Bristol. ISBN 9781845411244

MacLeod, D.V.L. and Carrier, J.G. (2010) Tourism, power and culture: insights from anthropology. In: MacLeod, D.V.L. and Carrier, J.G. (eds.) Tourism, Power and Culture: Anthropological Insights. Series: Tourism and cultural change. Channel View Publications: Bristol, UK. ISBN 9781845411251

MacLeod, D.V. (2007) Land disputes and development activity in the Dominican Republic. In: Momsen, J. and Besson, J. (eds.) Caribbean Land and Development Revisited. Series: Studies of the Americas. Palgrave Macmillan: New York, USA. ISBN 9781403973924

MacLeod, D.V. (2006) Anthropological investigations: an innocent exploration of the Wicker Man culture. In: Franks, B., Harpers, S., Murray, J. and Stevenson, L. (eds.) The Quest for 'the Wicker Man': History, Folklore and Pagan Perspectives. Luath Press: Edinburgh, Scotland, pp. 70-82. ISBN 9781905222186

MacLeod, D.V. (2006) Power, resources and identity: the influence of tourism on indigenous communities. In: Burns, P. and Novelli, M. (eds.) Tourism and Social Identities: Global Frameworks and Local Realities. Series: Advances in tourism research. Elsevier: Amsterdam, Netherlands. ISBN 9780080450742

MacLeod, D.V. (2005) Alternative tourism: a comparative analysis of meaning and impact. In: Theobald, W.F. (ed.) Global Tourism: 3rd ed. Elsevier: Amsterdam, Netherlands, pp. 123-139. ISBN 9780750677899

MacLeod, D.V. (2005) Narratives of belonging and identity in the Dominican Republic. In: Besson, J. and Fog Olwig, K. (eds.) Caribbean Narratives of Belonging: Fields of Relations, Sites of Identity. Series: Warwick University Caribbean studies. Macmillan Caribbean: London, England. ISBN 9781405018791

MacLeod, D.V. (2004) Selling space: power and resource allocation in a Caribbean coastal community. In: Carrier, J. (ed.) Confronting Environments: Local Understanding in a Globalizing World. Series: Globalization and the environment (2). AltaMira Press: Walnut Creek, CA, USA, pp. 31-48. ISBN 9780759105621

MacLeod, D.V. (2004) Ecotourism for rural development in the Canary Islands and the Caribbean. In: Hall, D., Roberts, L. and Mitchell, M. (eds.) New Directions in Rural tourism. Series: New directions in tourism analysis. Ashgate Publicaions: Aldershot, Hampshire, England, pp. 194-204. ISBN 9780754636335

MacLeod, D.V. (2003) Culture and the construction of a niche market destination. In: MacLeod, D.V. (ed.) Niche Tourism in Question: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Problems and Possibilities. University of Glasgow Crichton Publications: Dumfries, Scotland. ISBN 9780852617717

MacLeod, D.V. (2003) The niche in tourism. In: MacLeod, D.V. (ed.) Niche Tourism in Question: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Problems and Possibilities. University of Glasgow Crichton Publications: Dumfries, Scotland. ISBN 9780852617717

MacLeod, D.V. (1998) Alternative tourism: a comparative analysis of meaning and impact. In: Theobald, W.F. (ed.) Global Tourism. Butterworth Heinemann: Oxford, England, pp. 150-168. ISBN 9780750640220

MacLeod, D.V. (1997) 'Alternative' tourists on a Canary Island. In: Abram, S., Waldren, J.D. and MacLeod, D.V. (eds.) Tourists and Tourism: Identifying with People and Places. Series: Berg ethnicity and identities series. Berg: Oxford, England, pp. 108-129. ISBN 9781859739051

Book Reviews

MacLeod, D. (2014) Walter Van Beek and Annette Schmidt, editors, African Hosts & their Guests: Cultural Dynamics of Tourism. Africa, 84(03), pp. 504-506. (doi:10.1017/S0001972014000321) [Book Review]

Edited Books

MacLeod, D.V.L. and Carrier, J.G. (Eds.) (2010) Tourism, Power and Culture: Anthropological Insights. Series: Tourism and cultural change. Channel View Publications: Bristol, UK. ISBN 9781845411251

MacLeod, D.V. (Ed.) (2003) Niche Tourism in Question: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Problems and Possibilities. University of Glasgow Crichton Publications: Dumfries, Scotland. ISBN 9780852617717

Abram, S., Waldren, J.D. and MacLeod, D.V. (Eds.) (1997) Tourists and Tourism: Identifying with People and Places. Series: Berg ethnic identities series. Berg: Oxford, England. ISBN 9781859739051

This list was generated on Fri Sep 20 16:12:55 2019 BST.