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Speaker : Higher Education and Social Class: Scotland in Comparative Perspective

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Abstract

The Scottish Government frequently emphasises its commitment to the principles of social justice and recognises the need for firmer action to tackle the social class gap in higher education participation. This research analysed the extent to which efforts to widen access to higher education have been successful, comparing Scotland with other parts of the UK.

Attending event

Higher Education and Social Class: Scotland in Comparative Perspective

Duration31 May 201631 May 2016
Location of eventMoray House School of Education, University of Edinburgh
CityEdinburgh
CountryUnited Kingdom
Degree of recognitionNational event

Event: Conference

ID: 28584105