Alan Donald James Macfarlane (20 December 1941) is an anthropologist and historian.
- The Origins of English Individualism, 1978.
- A guide to English historical records, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1983.
- Marriage and Love in England, 1986.
- The Making of the Modern World: Visions from the West and East, Houndmills and New York: 2002.
- with Gerry Martin, Glass: A World History, University Of Chicago Press, 2002.
- History and Anthropology, 2013.