Widening Participation in Higher Education

Casting the Net Wide?

  • Tamsin Hinton-Smith

Part of the Issues in Higher Education book series (IHIGHER)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Inclusion, Exclusion: Issues in Widening Participation

  3. Engaging with Higher Education as a Non-Traditional Student: Access and Motivation

  4. Non-Traditional Students’ Experiences in Higher Education

  5. Widening Participation in International Contexts

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 312-330

About this book


This collection offers an authoritative, up-to-date commentary on the challenges facing higher education today across both the UK and internationally. The book charts the impact of global economic trends and recent policy developments for students, academics, providers and changing course provision.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Tamsin Hinton-Smith
    • 1
  1. 1.University of SussexUK

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