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Ethnic choosing: minority ethnic students, social class and higher education choice
Abstract
Analysis of processes of student choice of university among minority ethnic students in relation to ...
Author(s)
Ball,S. | Reay,D. | David,M
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2002
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Why are ethnic minority applicants less likely to be accepted into higher education?
Abstract
UCAS data is used to compare the different probabilities of acceptance based on class, level of pri...
Author(s)
Leslie,D. | Abbott,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2002
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Children into university scheme. Executive summary 2002
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Study aiming to raise the level of participation of 18-30 year olds and percentage of young people u...
Author(s)
McLinden,M
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2002
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Access denied. Restoring the nation's commitment to equal educational opportunities
Abstract
Brings together results from a series of empirical research and statistical reports. Provides a pic...
Author(s)
Advisory Committee on Student Financial Assistance
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | International
Date
01/02/2001
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The decision to return to full-time education
Abstract
Using data derived from the National Child Development Survey, the author has sought to produce mode...
Author(s)
Thomas,W
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Age | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2001
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Independent investigation group on student hardship funding in Wales
Abstract
Group set up to look at the nature and extent of student hardship in Wales and to make recommendatio...
Author(s)
Independent Investigation Group on Student Hardship and Funding in Wales
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2001
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Size and shape of UK higher education
Abstract
Data on UK HE for 1999/00 highlighting the diverse groups of students attracted to HE, and their edu...
Author(s)
Lewis,R. | Ramsden,B
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2001
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Ensuring integrative learning experiences for non-traditional students in higher education
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Research on the learning experiences of a group of adult working-class participating in higher educa...
Author(s)
Bamber,J. | Tett,L
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Age | Socio-economic groups | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2001
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Higher than Einstein: constructions of going to university among working class non-participants
Abstract
Project involving focus groups of working class people in North London regarding their views of HE (...
Author(s)
Hutchings,M. | Archer,L
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2001
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Supply and demand in higher education
Abstract
This study on trends in supply and demand in HE shows participation by social class and the extent t...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Age | Socio-economic groups | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2001
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Higher education summer schools: evaluation of the scheme in 2000
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Evaluation of the HE summer school scheme, which aimed to widen participation by under-represented g...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2001
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Social class and higher education: issues affecting decisions on participation by lower social class groups
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Study of potential entrants, current students and non-entrants to HE from lower social class groups ...
Author(s)
Connor,H. | Dewson,S. | Tyers,C. | Eccles,J. | Regan,J. | Aston,J
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2001
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Mature graduates II: occupational attainment and the effects of social class
Abstract
Study comparing the occupational attainment of mature graduates from working class origins with thos...
Author(s)
Egerton,M
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Age | Socio-economic groups | Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
01/01/2001
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Young people's routes to higher education: exploring social processes with longitudinal data
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Study of the Youth Cohort Study that monitors behaviour/decisions of young people aged 16-19. Concl...
Author(s)
Gayle,V. | Berridge,D. | Davies,R
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2000
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Social class and access to higher education
Abstract
Findings of a project on social class and widening participation to HE. Included focus groups of wo...
Author(s)
Archer,L
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2000
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Entry to leading universities
Abstract
Analysis of access to 'top' universities based on HEFCE data. Found only 13% of children from less ...
Author(s)
Sutton Trust
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2000
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Socio-economic disadvantage and access to higher education
Abstract
Study of secondary school pupils from disadvantaged areas in Scotland. Found that under-representat...
Author(s)
Forsyth,A. | Furlong,A
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2000
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Financing lifelong learning, trends and patterns in participation and financing US higher education
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Study of the changes in funding of US higher education between 1939/40 to 1994/95 and in particular ...
Author(s)
McPherson,M. | Schapiro,M
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | International
Date
01/01/2000
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Social class and access to higher education
Abstract
Findings of a project on social class and widening participation to HE. Included focus groups of wo...
Author(s)
Archer,L
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2000
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Lifelong learning and the "Breadwinner Ideology": addressing the problems of lack of participation by adult working-class males in higher education on Merseyside
Abstract
Study of working class men's hostility to HE. Much hostility due to the failure of government youth...
Author(s)
Marks,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2000
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