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ERIC Number: EJ1078909
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015-Nov
Pages: 17
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0018-1560
Regional, Continental, and Global Mobility to an Emerging Economy: The Case of South Africa
Lee, Jenny J.; Sehoole, Chika
Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, v70 n5 p827-843 Nov 2015
This study examined mobility within the understudied region of southern Africa and particularly, the factors that drive and shape educational migration toward South Africa as a regional, continental, and global destination. Based on a survey administered to international students across seven South African universities, the findings revealed leading reasons were based on human capital and geopolitical rationales. The study also uncovered notable differences based on students' geographic origins.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: South Africa
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