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

About this book

Introduction

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.

Keywords

capital Diversity education higher education identity inclusion Motivation Nation participation transformation university

Editors and affiliations

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

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137283412
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-33636-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-28341-2
  • About this book