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Peer reviewed publications in journals and books:   2014 1.     Van Laar, S; Cottyn, I; Donaldson, R; Zoomers, A; & Ferreira, S.  ‘Living apart together’ in Franschhoek, South Africa. The implications of second-home development for equitable and sustainable development (pp 190-204). In M Jaboschka & H Haas (Ed.) CONTESTED SPATIALITIES, LIFESTYLE MIGRATION AND RESIDENTIAL TOURISM. Routledge. Oxon. 2013 2.     Donaldson, R, Kotze, N, Visser, G,. Park, J; Wally, N; Zen,J; Vieyra, O. 2012. An uneasy match: neoliberalism, gentrification and  heritage conservation in  Bo-Kaap, Cape Town, South Africa.  URBAN FORUM. Accepted 24:173-188 3.     Donaldson, R & D. Du Plessis. The urban renewal programme in townships: case study of Khayelitsha, HABITAT INTERNATIONAL 39: 295 – 301. 4.     Donaldson, R, T Mehlomakhulu, D Darkey, M Dyssel & P Siyongwana Relocation: to be or not to be a black diamond in the township? HABITAT INTERNATIONAL 39: 114 – 118. 5.     Donaldson, R; Du Plessis, D; M Spocter & R Massey. The South African area-based urban renewal programme: experiences from Cape Town. JOURNAL OF HOUSING AND THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT. 6.     Jürgens, U;  Donaldson, R;  Rule, S;  Bähr, J. Townships in South African cities - literature review and research perspectives. HABITAT INTERNATIONAL 39: 256 – 260. 7.     Donaldson, R.  Conference tourism: What do we know about the business tourist in South Africa? AFRICAN JOURNAL FOR PHYSICAL, HEALTH EDUCATION, RECREATION AND DANCE, September (Supplement 2), 24-38. 8.     Ferreira, S & R Donaldson. Global imaging and branding: source market newspaper reporting of the 2010 FIFA WC.  TOURISM INTERNATIONAL REVIEW 17 (4). 9.     Donaldson, R. South African Township Transformation, In Encyclopedia of Quality of Life and Well-Being Research (Michalos, Alex C. - Ed.), Springer. 10.   Goutali, M; Sam’an, S; Moe, J; Pauloski, M; Utomo, M & R Donaldson. 2013 Regulation of Street Trading in two nodes of Cape Town. In Kotze, N; Donaldson, R & Visser G (Eds.) Conference proceedings of the IGU urban commission. 11.   Van Heerden, S & Donaldson, R. 2013. Cape Town CBD Foreign Street Traders INC. In Kotze, N; Donaldson, R & Visser G (Eds.). Conference proceedings of the IGU urban commission   2012     12.   Adendorff, A & R Donaldson. Knowledge-based service industry and locality in a medium-sized South African city, submitted to DEVELOPMENT SOUTHERN AFRICA, accepted for October edition publication. 13.   Donaldson, R & D. Du Plessis. The urban renewal programme in townships : case study of Khayelitsha, HABITAT INTERNATIONAL (accepted for publication). 14.   Donaldson et al. Relocation: to be or not to be a black diamond in the township? HABITAT INTERNATIONAL (accepted for publication) 15.   Donaldson, R, Van Niekerk, A, Du Plessis, D, M Spocter. Non-metropolitan growth potential of Western Cape municipalities, URBAN FORUM. (accepted for 3rd edition) 16.   Jürgens, U & R Donaldson. A review of literature on transformation processes in South African townships. URBAN FORUM. (accepted for 2nd edition) 17.   Willemse, L & R Donaldson. Community neighbourhood park use in the townships of Cape Town. URBAN FORUM.(accepted for 2nd edition) 18.   Goldhaber, R & R Donaldson. An ‘Age-regation’ process as theoretical understanding of the gated retirement village. ACTA ACDEMICA. (accepted) 19.   Goldhaber, R & R Donaldson, Alternative reflections on the elderly’s sense of place in a South African gated retirement village submitted to SOUTH AFRICAN REVIEW OF SOCIOLOGY (accepted for Oct edition) 20.   Donaldson, R; Du Plessis, D; M Spocter & R Massey. The South African area-based urban renewal programme: experiences from Cape Town. JOURNAL OF HOUSING AND THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT. (accepted for 3rd edition). 21.    Donaldson, R, Y Morkel, T Paquet, 2012. The Quartering of Stellenbosch’s Urban Space, in M Swilling & B Sebitosi (Ed.) SUSTAINABLE STELLENBOSCH 2030. SunMEdia: Stellenbosch. 22.   Donaldson, R & L Marais. 2012. Small town geographies: preface. in Donaldson, R & Marais, L (Eds.) SMALL TOWN GEOGRAPHIES IN AFRICA: EXPERIENCES FROM SOUTH AFRICA AND ELSEWHERE Nova Science Publishers, Inc., New York. 23.   Donaldson, R & L Vermeulen, 2012. Book Town Tourism as a Private Development Initiative for Small Town Revival: The Case Of Richmond, South Africa, pp -174 in Donaldson, R & Marais, L (Eds.) SMALL TOWN GEOGRAPHIES IN AFRICA: EXPERIENCES FROM SOUTH AFRICA AND ELSEWHERE Nova Science Publishers, Inc., New York. 24.   Donaldson, R. 2012. Coastal Spaces as ‘Walls’: Gated Developments In Small Towns on the West Coast pp -270 in Donaldson, R & Marais, L (Eds.) SMALL TOWN GEOGRAPHIES IN AFRICA: EXPERIENCES FROM SOUTH AFRICA AND ELSEWHERE Nova Science Publishers, Inc., New York. 25.   Paquet, T & R Donaldson,.2012. Local Implementation of National Policy: “Breaking New Ground” in the Coastal Towns of the Overberg Municipal Area? pp -306 in  Donaldson, R & Marais, L (Eds.) 2011. SMALL TOWN GEOGRAPHIES IN AFRICA: EXPERIENCES FROM SOUTH AFRICA AND ELSEWHERE Nova Science Publishers, Inc., New York.   2011 26.   Geyer, H; H. Coetsee, D. Du Plessis, R. Donaldson, P. Nijkamp. 2011. Recent Business Transformation in Intermediate-Sized Cities in South Africa, HABITAT INTERNATIONAL, 35: 265-274 27.   Aregbeshola, M; K. Mearns & R. Donaldson  Comparing I&APs and consultants’ opinions on the Gautrain EIA process, submitted to JNL OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, 26 (4): 1274-1287. 28.   Smit, E & R Donaldson, 2011. The home as informal business location: home-based business (HBB) dynamics in the medium-sized city of George TOWN AND REGIONAL PLANNING, 59: 26-35. 29.   Donaldson, R & J van der Westhuizen. 2011 Built in a Field of Dreams? Spatial engineering and political symbolism of South Africa's rapid rail link development, Gautrain pp 683-695. Stanley D. Brunn (Ed.) ENGINEERING EARTH: THE IMPACTS OF MEGA-ENGINEERING PROJECTS. Springer 2010 30.   Gatsinzi, J & R Donaldson. 2010.  Investment challenges in the hotel industry in Kigali, Rwanda: hotel managers’ perspectives, DEVELOPMENT SOUTHERN AFRICA, 27 (2): 225-240. 31.   Maumbe, KM & R Donaldson. 2010. Tracking the Visitors to Cape Town and the Western Cape: The relationship between visitor characteristics and travel patterns and their implications to destination marketing, JOURNAL OF TOURISM,XI (1): 1 – 20. 32.   Donaldson, R. 2010. Die hervorming van de urbane structuur in Zuid-Afrika, GEOGRAFIE 19 (5): 8-11. 2009 33.   Donaldson, R. 2009. Making of a tourism gentrified town: the case of Greyton, South Africa, GEOGRAPHY, 94 (2): 88-99. 34.   Gatsinzi, J & R Donaldson. 2009. Investment in the tourism industry: the experience of Rwanda, JOURNAL FOR DEVELOPMENT SUPPORT 1 (1): 33-49. 35.   Donaldson, R & S. Ferreira. 2009. (Re-)creating urban destination image: opinions of foreign visitors to South Africa on safety and security, URBAN FORUM, 20 (1): 1-18 36.   Bird, R & R Donaldson. 2009. ‘Sex, Sun, Soccer”: Stakeholder-opinions on the sex industry in Cape Town in anticipation of the 2010 FIFA Soccer World Cup, URBAN FORUM, 20 (1): 33-46. 2008 37.   Donaldson, R, Cornelissen, S, Swart, K & Bob, U. 2008. . Expectations of urban residents in the Western Cape on the 2010 FIFA World Cup, AFRICA INSIGHT, 38 (3): 35-48.   2007 38.   Donaldson, R & S Ferreira. Crime, Perceptions and Touristic Decision-                   Making: Some Empirical Evidence and Prospects for the 2010 World Cup, POLITIKON, 34(3): 353-373. 39.   Donaldson, R. 2007. Urban tourism in small town South Africa In Rogerson, C.M. and Visser, G. (eds.) 2006: URBAN TOURISM IN THE DEVELOPING WORLD: THE SOUTH AFRICAN EXPERIENCE. Transactions Press, New Jersey. pp 307-325. 2006 40.   Donaldson, R. 2006. Mass Rapid Rail Development in South Africa’s metropolitan core: towards a new urban form? LAND USE POLICY, 23: 344-352. 41.   Donaldson, R and N Kotze. 2006. Residential desegregation dynamics in the South African city of Polokwane, JOURNAL OF SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY (TESG), 97 (5): 567-582. 42.   Donaldson, R & N Kotze, 2006. Polokwane: from an apartheid to a transformed South African city (pp 509-521), in Gans, P; Priebs, A & Wehrhahn (Eds.) KULTURGEOGRAPHIE DER STADT, Band 111, Der Universitat Kiel. 2005 43.   Donaldson, R 2005. Contesting the proposed rapid rail link in Gauteng, URBAN FORUM, 16(1): 55-62. 44.   Donaldson, R and A Williams, 2005. A struggle of an inner city community to protect its historical environment. The case of Clydesdale in Pretoria, NEW CONTREE, 49: 165-180. 45.   Donaldson, R. 2005. Intro/retrospection on a provincial capital: Polokwane/Pietersburg revisited, URBAN FORUM, 16 (4): 351-367. 46.    Donaldson, R & J Gatzinsi, 2005. Foreign students as tourists: educational tourism, a market segment with potential, AFRICA INSIGHT, 35(3): 19-24. 47.   Donaldson, R. 2005. Conserving the built environment in South Africa: challenges and dilemmas. JNL OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, 40(4): 796-808. 48.   Bahr, J., Jurgens, U., & Donaldson, R.  Ethnic changes in South African cities: A comparative perspective. PRACE GEOGRAFICZNE, 202(1), 175-185. 49.   Jürgens, U., Bähr, J. & R. Donaldson 2005. Ethnic change in South African cities: a comparative perspective. In: Potrykowska, A. (ed.): Population, environment and development (Prace Geograficzne 202). Warschau, pp. 175-186. 2003 50.   Donaldson, R; Baehr, J; Juergens, U. 2003. Assessing Inner City Change in Pretoria, ACTA ACADEMICA, 3(1): 1-33. Donaldson, R. 2002. Provincial living preferences in South Africa (pp 34-46), In PUBLIC ATTITUDES IN CONTEMPORARY SA. INSIGHTS FROM AN HSRC SURVEY. HSRC: Pretoria. 2002 51.   Donaldson, R & L Marais, 2002. Transforming rural and urban spaces, In Donaldson, R & L Marais (Eds.) TRANSFORMING RURAL AND URBAN SPACES IN SOUTH AFRICA DURING THE 1990s: REFORM, RESTITUTION, RESTRUCTURING. Africa Institute, Pretoria. 52.   Donaldson, R & L Marais 2002. Urban policy for urban change during transition, In Donaldson, R & L Marais (Eds.) TRANSFORMING RURAL AND URBAN SPACES IN SOUTH AFRICA DURING THE 1990s: REFORM, RESTITUTION, RESTRUCTURING. Africa Institute, Pretoria. 53.   Donaldson, R; L. Marais; K. Ramballi; B. Maharaj; U. Bob; I. Kwaw. 2002. Land restitution and land tenure: an introduction, In Donaldson, R & L Marais (Eds.) TRANSFORMING RURAL AND URBAN SPACES IN SOUTH AFRICA DURING THE 1990s: REFORM, RESTITUTION, RESTRUCTURING. Africa Institute, Pretoria. 54.   Marais, L & R, Donaldson. 2002. Towards the future, In Donaldson, R & L Marais (Eds.) TRANSFORMING RURAL AND URBAN SPACES IN SOUTH AFRICA DURING THE 1990s: REFORM, RESTITUTION, RESTRUCTURING. Africa Institute, Pretoria. 2001 55.   Donaldson, R. 2001. An overview of urban integration and restructuring of Seshego during transition, SA GEOG. JNL, 83 (3): 208-213. 56.   Donaldson, R. 2001. Challenges for urban conservation in the historical Pretoria suburb of Clydesdale,  URBAN FORUM, 12 (2): 225-246. 57.    Donaldson, R. & Boschoff, E.  2001. Household linkages in a dispersed  settlement around Pietersburg and implications for household resource management,  JNL of FAMILY ECOLOGY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES, 25: 20-27. 58.   Ramutsindela, M & Donaldson, R. 2001. Guest editorial: imprint of Bantustans and transformation, SA GEOG. JNL, 83 (3): 173-174. 2000 59.   Botha, J.H. & Donaldson, R. 2000. Using a combination of digital aerial photography and satellite remote sensing to assist contemporary restructuring in an urban area of South Africa, GEOCARTO INTERNATIONAL,15(3), 53-62. 60.   Donaldson, R. 2000. Urban restructuring through Land Development Objectives in Pietersburg: an assessment. JOURNAL OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, 35(1): 22-39. 61.   Donaldson, R. & Van der Merwe, I.J. 2000. Apartheid urban development and transitional restructuring in Pietersburg and environs. HISTORIA, 1: 118-134. 62.   Donaldson, R. & Van der Merwe, I.J. 2000. Urban restructuring outcomes during transition: a model for South African urban development in the 21st century?  AFRICA INSIGHT, 30(1): 45-57. 63.    Donaldson, R. 2000. Making of the 21st century South African city: recognizing globalization patterns. VITAL, 14(1): 71-77. (peer reviewed but not accredited) 1999 64.   Donaldson, R; Kwaw, I; Mahapha, S; Ramudzuli, R.1999. A reality check of four local government authorities in the Northern Province. POLITEIA, 18(2): 93-112. 65.   Donaldson, R. & Van der Merwe, I.J. 1999. Urban transformation and social change in Pietersburg during transition. SOCIETY IN TRANSITION, 30(1): 69-83. 66.   Donaldson, R. & Van der Merwe, I.J. 1999. Deracialisation of urban business space: the case of street traders in Pietersburg. ACTA ACADEMICA, 31(1): 140-166. 67.   Donaldson, R. & Van der Merwe, I.J. 1999. Restructuring  of informal business space in Pietersburg, South Africa (pp 99-110). In A. Aguilar & I Escamilla  (Eds.): PROBLEMS OF MEGACITIES: SOCIAL INEQUALITIES, ENVIRONMENTAL RISK AND URBAN GOVERNANCE. Mexico City: UNAM. 1998 68.   Kotze, N.J. & Donaldson, R. 1998. Residential desegregation in two South African cities: a comparative study of Bloemfontein and Pietersburg. URBAN STUDIES, 35 (3): 467-477. 69.   Donaldson, R. &  Van der Merwe, I.J. 1998. Social space and racial identity in colonial Pietersburg (1886-1910). HISTORIA,  43(1): 29-40. 70.   Donaldson, R. & Van der Merwe, I.J. 1998. Residential desegregation and the property market in Pietersburg. URBAN FORUM, 2: 235-258. 71.   Botha, J.H. & R, Donaldson. 1998. Viewing apartheid planning from above: a spot imagery application to contemporary restructuring in an urban area of South Africa (pp501-508). RSS98: DEVELOPING INTERNATIONAL CONNECTIONS. Greenwich: Remote Sensing Society. 1996 72.   Kotze, N.J. & Donaldson, R. 1996. Desegregation in  Pietersburg after the repeal of the Group Areas Act. DEVELOPMENT SOUTHERN AFRICA, 13 (4): 119-127. 73.   Donaldson, R. 1996. The separate amenities legacy: perceptions on recreation and future planning in the Northern Province, South Africa. DEVELOPMENT SOUTHERN AFRICA, 13 (6): 871-879. 74.   Donaldson, R. 1996. Urban black home ownership patterns in the Northern Province, South Africa (pp 189-199). In Davies, R.J. (Ed.) CONTEMPORARY CITY STRUCTURING: INTERNATIONAL GEOGRAPHICAL INSIGHTS. Cape Town: Federal Business Communications Ltd. 1995 75.   Hoffman, L.C; Donaldson, R. & J.F Prinsloo. 1995. Consumer perspectives on the African Sharptooth Catfish in rural and urban areas of the Northern Province. DEVELOPMENT SOUTHERN AFRICA,  12 (5): 725-732. 1994 76.   Donaldson, R. & Kotze, N.J. 1994. Transformation in the South African apartheid city - residential desegregation in Pietersburg: a case study (pp 267-277). In Braun, G.O. (Ed.) MANAGING AND MARKETING OF URBAN DEVELOPMENT AND URBAN LIFE. Berlin: Dietrich Reimer Verlag. 1992 77.   Donaldson, R. 1992. Kaya Mandi: external linkage of an urban black community (in Afrikaans). GEO-STELL, 13: 1-6.   Consultancy reports  2013   1. Donaldson, R. AN OVERVIEW OF SEVEN VISITOR TRACKING SURVEYS. WESGRO. 2. Donaldson et al. A LAND AUDIT AND LAND USE SURVEY OF ALL LAND PARCELS OUTSIDE THE URBAN EDGES OF THE MATZIKAMA MUNICIPALITY. Study done for Department of Rural Development and Land Reform. 3. Donaldson, R, Lombard, A & V Viljoen. CULTURAL MAPPING IN CAPE TOWN. Study done for City of Cape Town’s Arts and Culture Department. 4. Toerien, D & R Donaldson. A REVIEW OF GEORGE AS INTERMEDIATE CITY. Study done for SA Cities Network. 5. Van Niekerk et al. GROWTH POTENTIAL STUDY. FINAL REPORT. Prepared for Western Cape Government.   2012 6. Donaldson, R. WORLD MENTAL HEALTH CONFERENCE DELEGATE TRACKING SURVEY. Report prepared for CTRU Cape Town. 7. Donaldson, R; Ferreira, S & M Spocter. QUALITATIVE PHASE: UNLOCKING LATENT POTENTIAL AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR APPROPRIATE INTERVENTIONS FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT. A research study to be undertaken for the Department of  Environmental Affairs and Development Planning of the Western Cape Provincial Government. 96 pp. 8. Donaldson, R.  EVENT SATISFACTION AND DIRECT ECONOMIC IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF THE PRINCE ALBERT OLIVE FESTIVAL. Report prepared for CTRU, Cape Town. Pp 33.   2011 9.  Donaldson, R & S Ferreira, 2011. A CONFERENCE AND MEETING TOURISM STRATEGY FOR STELLENBOSCH. Stellenbosch 360. 35pp. 10. Donaldson, R et al. 2011. ANALYSIS AND HIGHLIGHTING OF LESSONS LEARNT AND BEST PRACTICES IN THE URBAN RENEWAL PROGRAMME. Report prepared for the City of Cape Town.  pp 139. 11. Van Niekerk, A; R Donaldson; D Du Plessis & M Spocter, 2011. SMALL TOWN GROWTH POTENTIAL STUDY REVISION, Report prepared for the Provincial Department of Development and Environment, Cape Town, pp 167. 12. Donaldson, R. 2011. EVENT SATISFACTION AND DIRECT ECONOMIC IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF THE J&B MET. Report prepared for CTRU, Cape Town. 13. Donaldson, R. 2011. EVENT SATISFACTION AND DIRECT ECONOMIC IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF THE KNYSNA OYSTER FESTIVAL, Report prepared for CTRU, Cape Town. 14. Donaldson, R. A REPORT ON THE COMPILATION OF A DATABASE OF NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND SOCIETIES BASED IN SOUTH AFRICA AND ELSEWHERE IN AFRICA. Report prepared for the Office of the Premier, Western Cape. 2010 15. Donaldson, R. SITE conference delegate tracking study. Report prepared for CTRU, Cape Town. 2009 16. Donaldson, R. 2009. Table Mountain National Park visitor and user survey, project results. Report prepared for SANPARKS. pp221.   2008 17. Donaldson, R & S Ferreira. 2008. Perceptions of international visitors to South Africa on safety and security – implications for the 2010 World Cup. Prepared for CTRU (the Western Cape Provincial destination marketing organization). 18. Swart, K; Donaldson, R & S Cornelissen. 2008. Desktop study on soccer tourism and 2010 World Cup Western Cape citizens’ expectations. 19. Donaldson, R. 2008. Eden District: visitor tracking and Blue Chip tourism enterprise potential. Prepared for Department of Economic and Tourism and CTRU (the Western Cape Provincial destination marketing organization). 20. Donaldson, R. 2008. Overberg District: visitor tracking and Blue Chip tourism enterprise potential. Prepared for Department of Economic and Tourism and CTRU (the Western Cape Provincial destination marketing organization). 21. Donaldson, R. 2008. Table Mountain National Park visitor and user survey, summer results. Report prepared for SANPARKS. 22. Donaldson, R. 2008. Table Mountain National Park visitor and user survey, autumn results. Report prepared for SANPARKS. 23. Donaldson, R. 2008. Table Mountain National Park visitor and user survey, six months results. Report prepared for SANPARKS.   2007 24. Donaldson, R. 2006/7. Research report to track visitor patterns and trends prepared for CTRU (the Western Cape Provincial destination marketing organization) report from the December 2006/January 2007 survey. 25. Donaldson, R. 2007 Report on tourism market research with specific emphasis on the Eden and Overberg regions, Report prepared for the Department of Economic and Tourism, Western Cape Province.   2006 26. Donaldson, R; M Boekstein; M Dyssel; E Mcpherson. 2006 A study into the optimal location and service delivery of the Gateway tourism  information centre in the Waterfront, Cape Town prepared for CTRU (the Western Cape Provincial destination marketing organization) 27. Donaldson, R. 2006. Research report to track visitor patterns and trends prepared for CTRU (the Western Cape Provincial destination marketing organization) report from the June/July 2006 survey.   2005 28. Donaldson, R. 2005. An assessment of selected tourism bureaus in the Western Cape province, prepared for CTRU (the Western Cape Provincial destination marketing organization).   2001 29. Donaldson, R. 2001. Provincial living preferences in South Africa, consultancy report prepared for the HSRC.   1998 30. Donaldson, R et al. 1998. A reality check of four local government authorities in the Northern Province, Report prepared for MXA consultancy.        
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