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Higher education and the cuckoo in the nest
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Report for policy-makers aimed at showing how part-time and mature higher education provision can co...
Author(s)
Corney,M. | Brown,N. | Fletcher,M
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2008
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The future size and shape of the higher education sector in the UK: threats and opportunities
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This report is about the future size and shape of the higher education sector across the UK with ref...
Author(s)
Nigel Brown Associates
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2008
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Demand for higher education to 2029
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This is a report on the demand for higher education in England and its main influences – changes i...
Author(s)
Bekhradnia,B. | Bailey,N
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Age | Gender
Date
01/01/2008
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The future size and shape of the higher education sector in the UK: demographic projections
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This report is about the projected future size and shape of higher education in the UK.
Author(s)
Brown,N. | Ramsden,B
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Age | Socio-economic groups | Extent and pattern of participation | Gender
Date
01/01/2008
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Expansion and social selection in education in England and Scotland
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The article examines trends in social class inequalities in young people's educational attainment an...
Author(s)
Iannelli,C
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Socio-economic groups | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2008
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The factors affecting A-level and undergraduate subject choice in physics and chemistry by ethnic group
Abstract
The report draws on a study that examined the factors affecting the decisions of under-represented e...
Author(s)
Springate,I. | Harland,J. | Lord,P. | Wilkin,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Extent and pattern of participation | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2008
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Trends in applications, applicants and acceptances to mathematics, physics, chemistry, engineering and biology between the years 2002 and 2007
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This is a report on a study of trends in applications, applicants and acceptances to five degree cou...
Author(s)
UCAS Research Team
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2008
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Gender gaps in higher education participation: An analysis of the relationship between prior attainment and young participation by gender, socio-economic class and ethnicity
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An investigation of whether the recently rising gender gap in higher education participation is rela...
Author(s)
Broecke,S. | Hamed,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2008
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The influence of wealth and race in four-year college attendance
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The paper is based on a study which analyses the role of wealth among students attending four-year c...
Author(s)
Jez,S
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Socio-economic groups | Extent and pattern of participation | International
Date
01/01/2008
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Inequalities in entry to higher education: a comparison over time between Scotland and England and Wales
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This article examines gender and social class inequalities in young people's chances of entering hig...
Author(s)
Iannelli,C
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2007
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The role of higher education in providing opportunities for South Asian women
Abstract
Report on the experiences and barriers faced by South Asian women of Bangladeshi, Indian and Pakista...
Author(s)
Bagguley,P. | Hussain,Y
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Extent and pattern of participation | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2007
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Young participation in higher education in the parliamentary constituencies of Birmingham Hodge Hill, Bristol South, Nottingham North and Sheffield Brightside
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Findings from studies of four parliamentary constituencies with low rates of young participation in ...
Author(s)
Reed,L. | Gates,P. | Last,K
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Institutional and regional differences | Extent and pattern of participation | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2007
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Ethnicity and degree attainment
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This report is based on a large scale study which examines the difference in degree attainment betwe...
Author(s)
Broecke,S. | Nicholls,T
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Extent and pattern of participation | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2007
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Aimhigher: Excellence Challenge: a policy evaluation using the Labour Force Survey
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Research using the Labour Force Survey to evaluate the Aimhigher: Excellence Challenge policy. Over...
Author(s)
Emmerson,C. | Frayne,C. | McNally,S. | Silva,O
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Institutional and regional differences | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2006
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Social-class inequalities in education in England and Scotland
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Based on the ESRC funded Education and Youth Transitions project, this paper summarises the findings...
Author(s)
Raffe,D. | Croxford,L. | Iannelli,C. | Shapira,M. | Howieson,C
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Extent and pattern of participation | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2006
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Demand for higher education to 2020
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Updated projections on the demand for higher education to 2020 (see also AWP 136 and AWP185).
Author(s)
Bekhradnia,B
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2006
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Attempting to predict withdrawal from higher education using demographic, psychological and educational measures"
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The article is based on a study, which seeks to identify some of the demographic and psychological f...
Author(s)
Charlton,J. | Barrow,C. | Hornby-Atkinson,P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2006
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Ethnicity, education and employment: final report
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This report is based on case studies from five English universities, which looked at students' exper...
Author(s)
Kimura,M
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Progression and completion rates | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2006
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Who went to college? Socio-economic inequality in entry to higher education in the Republic of Ireland in 2004
Abstract
An examination of whether increased admission rates in the Republic of Ireland have led to a reducti...
Author(s)
O' | Connell,P. J. | McCoy,S. | Clancy,D
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2006
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Women and science - statistics and indicators: She figures 2006
Abstract
This publication provides detailed statistics on the participation of women within the scientific se...
Author(s)
European Commission
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Gender
Date
01/01/2006
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