Deirdre Quinn

Deirdre Quinn PhD has experience in service industry management in the airline, retailing and philanthropy sectors.  She is a qualitative research specialist in tourism interested in the application of a qualitative approach to issues in second home living, transport, regional tourism development and visitor attractions.  Her area of conceptual research interest is everyday versus tourism life.

  • Forthcoming (September 2014) Quinn, D., Morgan, N., & Pritchard, A., The Meaning of Home in the Global Age; the touristic case of the holiday (home), Hospitality and Society

 

  • Mottiar, Z. & Quinn, D. (2012) Is a self-catering holiday with the family really a holiday for mothers? Examining the balance of household responsibilities while on holiday from a female perspective, Hospitality and Society, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp.197-214.    

 

  • Quinn, D. & Turley, D. (2005) Touristic Transcendence and Post Modern Flitting: An Exploration of the Experiences of Second Home Owners, Tourism, Vol. 53 (4), pp.301-310.

 

  • Mottiar, Z. & Quinn, D. (2004) Couple dynamics in household tourism decision making: Women as gatekeepers? Journal of Vacation Marketing, Vol. 10 (2), pp.149-160.

Quinn, D., Morgan, N., & Pritchard, A., The Meaning of Home in the Global Age; the touristic case of the holiday (home), CTS Cardiff , July 2011 (presentation). 

 

Quinn, D., Morgan, N. & Pritchard, A., Holiday Home, Sweet Home: A Phenomenology of the Second Home Living  Experience, Connecting Academies of Hope: Creative Vistas and Critical Visions Conference, Zadar, Croatia, June 2009 (presentation).

 

Quinn, D., Morgan, N. & Pritchard, A., The (Audio) Diary in Tourism Research: Revealing Insight or Rude Imposition, Critical Studies Tourist Conference, Split, Croatia, June 2007 (presentation).

 

Quinn, D., Morgan, N. & Pritchard, A., Making Space for Home; the Second Home, Leisure Studies Association Conference, Bristol, July 2006 (presentation).

 

Quinn, D. & Turley, D., Touristic Transcendence, Embodying Tourism Research: Advancing Critical Approaches Conference, Dubrovnik, Croatia, June, 2005 (presentation).