International higher education and the mobility of UK students
Brooks, R and Waters, J (2009) International higher education and the mobility of UK students Journal of Research in International Education, 8 (2). pp. 191-209.
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In the context of increasing academic interest in the internationalization of education and the international mobility of university students, this article draws on findings of a recent research project examining students from the UK as they seek higher education overseas before entering the labour market. The discussion is framed around four key themes (the importance of `second chances'; `global circuits of higher education'; `experiences of travel' and `labour market outcomes'), which address the motivations and experiences of 85 individuals who are seriously considering or have recently obtained an international degree.
|Divisions :||Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences > Department of Sociology|
|Identification Number :||https://doi.org/10.1177/1475240909105204|
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|Additional Information :||Published in Journal of Research in International Education, 2009. Copyright 2009 Sage Publications.|
|Depositing User :||Symplectic Elements|
|Date Deposited :||22 Feb 2013 10:09|
|Last Modified :||23 Sep 2013 19:39|
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