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Accidental achievers? International higher education, class reproduction and privilege in the experience of UK students overseas

Publication type
Waters,J.; Brooks,R;. (2010) Accidental achievers? International higher education, class reproduction and privilege in the experience of UK students overseas . British Journal of Sociology of Education, 31 (2). pp. 217-228.

Abstract

UK students who have completed or are thinking about studying overseas are seeking excitement and adventure from such study. They remain a highly privileged group and their experiences reinforce the reproduction of privilege.
Publication type:
Article
Theme(s) and sub-theme(s):
Student experience > Experience of international students in the UK
Authors:
Waters,J.; Brooks,R;
Publication title:
British Journal of Sociology of Education
Official URL:
Reference number:
SCEE308
Summary deposited on:
9 Mar 2011
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