Youth Transitions, International Student Mobility and Spatial Reflexivity

Being Mobile?

  • David┬áCairns

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. David Cairns
    Pages 1-9
  3. David Cairns
    Pages 10-40
  4. David Cairns
    Pages 41-93
  5. David Cairns
    Pages 94-106
  6. David Cairns
    Pages 107-124
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 125-149

About this book


Drawing on comparative country case studies, this book explores student mobility in Europe, incorporating original theoretical perspectives to explain how mobility happens and new empirical evidence to illustrate how students become mobile within their present educational and future working lives.


Mobility Migration Immobility Youth Students Portugal Ireland United Kingdom Spatial Reflexivity Habitus Post-Diploma Mobility mobility Nation youth

Authors and affiliations

  • David┬áCairns
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre for Research and Studies in SociologyISCTE-University Institute of LisbonPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Education Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-48202-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-38851-3
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