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ERIC Number: EJ590442
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0142-5692
Inequality in Higher Education: A Study of Class Barriers.
Lynch, Kathleen; O'Riordan, Claire
British Journal of Sociology of Education, v19 n4 p445-78 Dec 1998
Examines the economic, social/cultural, and educational barriers that low-income, working-class, Irish students experience in accessing higher education. Suggests that the dynamic role of the state, in creating and maintaining inequality, needs to be systematically addressed; resistance can be accomplished by targeting structures from state institutional systems to the individual practices in classrooms. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Ireland