NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Descriptor
Academic Aspiration1
Advantaged1
College Students1
Colonialism1
Educational Attainment1
Educational Attitudes1
Educational History1
Foreign Countries1
Political Attitudes1
Secondary Education1
Social Mobility1
Socioeconomic Status1
Study Abroad1
Universities1
More ▼
Source
History of Education Quarterly1
Audience
Laws, Policies, & Programs
Assessments and Surveys
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing one result Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Mutongi, Kenda – History of Education Quarterly, 2023
This article argues that the "airlift" language often used to describe the eight hundred Kenyan students who attended US and Canadian universities between 1959 and 1963 is misleading. It assumes that the students were being plucked out of substandard education, yet these youth had received some of the most rigorous education in the…
Descriptors: Study Abroad, Educational History, Advantaged, Colonialism