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ERIC Number: EJ851206
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Mar
Pages: 16
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1358-3883
Widening Participation in Higher Education amongst Students from Disadvantaged Socio-Economic Groups
Bowers-Brown, Tamsin
Tertiary Education and Management, v12 n1 p59-74 Mar 2006
This paper, through a review of recent literature and policy documents, highlights: the rates of participation in higher education in the UK; the widening participation agenda and the potential impact of key financial changes in the funding of higher education, particularly for students from lower socio-economic groups.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom