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The Resource Aspirations, access, and attainment : international perspectives on widening participation and an agenda for change, edited by Neil Murray and Christopher M. Klinger

Aspirations, access, and attainment : international perspectives on widening participation and an agenda for change, edited by Neil Murray and Christopher M. Klinger

Label
Aspirations, access, and attainment : international perspectives on widening participation and an agenda for change
Title
Aspirations, access, and attainment
Title remainder
international perspectives on widening participation and an agenda for change
Statement of responsibility
edited by Neil Murray and Christopher M. Klinger
Contributor
Editor of compilation
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
379.2/6
Index
index present
LC call number
LC213
LC item number
.A87 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Aspirations, access, and attainment : international perspectives on widening participation and an agenda for change, edited by Neil Murray and Christopher M. Klinger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Connecting the unconnected: towards a global access movement / Stuart Billingham -- Regressive social policy and its consequences for opportunity for higher education in the United States, 1980 to present / Tom Mortenson -- Meeting the US demand for talent: the imperative of increasing attainment for underserved populations / Jamie P. Merisotis -- Inequality as the key obstacle to widening successful participation in South Africa. Why higher education is obliged to redress it / Ian Scott -- Society, economy and access to post-secondary studies in Québec / Nicolas Bastien, Pierre Chenard, Pierre Doray, and Benoît Laplante -- Challenges for adult access in Europe / Michael Osborne, Simon Broek, and Bert-Jan Buiskool -- Widening participation in UK higher education: the institutional performance / Malcolm Tight -- Student engagement to improve belonging, retention and success / Liz Thomas -- Autonomy, legitimacy and confidence: using mainstream curriculum to successfully widen participation / Liz Marr, George Curry and John Rose-Adams -- "I thought I knew this stuff, but apparently I don't": understanding the transition into university-level thinking / Robert Cantwell, Jill Scevak and Erika Spray -- An argument concerning overcoming inequalities in higher education / Stephen Gorard -- Students as experts: reflections on the 'student voice' / Neil Murray and Christopher M. Klinger -- Australian student voice influences on wider participation policy and practice through a student union lens / Donherra Walmsley -- The student voice in widening access to higher education in England: the case of the access agreement / Debbie McVitty -- Social dimension a step towards a more inclusive higher education area / Florian Kaiser and Taina Moisander
Control code
834416033
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 195 pages
Isbn
9780415828789
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013016914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn834416033
  • (OCoLC)834416033
Label
Aspirations, access, and attainment : international perspectives on widening participation and an agenda for change, edited by Neil Murray and Christopher M. Klinger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Connecting the unconnected: towards a global access movement / Stuart Billingham -- Regressive social policy and its consequences for opportunity for higher education in the United States, 1980 to present / Tom Mortenson -- Meeting the US demand for talent: the imperative of increasing attainment for underserved populations / Jamie P. Merisotis -- Inequality as the key obstacle to widening successful participation in South Africa. Why higher education is obliged to redress it / Ian Scott -- Society, economy and access to post-secondary studies in Québec / Nicolas Bastien, Pierre Chenard, Pierre Doray, and Benoît Laplante -- Challenges for adult access in Europe / Michael Osborne, Simon Broek, and Bert-Jan Buiskool -- Widening participation in UK higher education: the institutional performance / Malcolm Tight -- Student engagement to improve belonging, retention and success / Liz Thomas -- Autonomy, legitimacy and confidence: using mainstream curriculum to successfully widen participation / Liz Marr, George Curry and John Rose-Adams -- "I thought I knew this stuff, but apparently I don't": understanding the transition into university-level thinking / Robert Cantwell, Jill Scevak and Erika Spray -- An argument concerning overcoming inequalities in higher education / Stephen Gorard -- Students as experts: reflections on the 'student voice' / Neil Murray and Christopher M. Klinger -- Australian student voice influences on wider participation policy and practice through a student union lens / Donherra Walmsley -- The student voice in widening access to higher education in England: the case of the access agreement / Debbie McVitty -- Social dimension a step towards a more inclusive higher education area / Florian Kaiser and Taina Moisander
Control code
834416033
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 195 pages
Isbn
9780415828789
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013016914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn834416033
  • (OCoLC)834416033

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