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Negotiating access to higher education : the discourse of selectivity and equity / edited by Jenny Williams
Bib ID 104224
Format BookBook
Description Buckingham : Society for Research into Higher Education & Open University Press, 1997 
xiv, 194 pages ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0335196799 (cased)
0335196780 (paperback)
Full contents
  • Foreword / Gareth Parry
  • Preface / Sue Webb
  • 1. Access to Higher Education in the late Twentieth Century: Policy, Power and Discourse / Pat Davies, Jenny Williams and Sue Webb
  • 2. The Discourse of Access: The Legitimation of Selectivity / Jenny Williams
  • 3. Number Crunching: The Discourse of Statistics / Pat Davies
  • 4. Alternative Students? Conceptualizations of Difference / Sue Webb
  • 5. Institutional Rhetorics and Realities / Jenny Williams
  • 6. Gatekeeping: Inclusionary and Exclusionary Discourses and Practices / Anne Thompson
  • 7. Student Voices: Alternative Routes, Alternative Identities / Pat Green and Sue Webb
  • 8. Conclusions
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Universities and colleges -- England -- Admission.  |  Universities and colleges -- Wales -- Admission.  |  Universities and colleges -- Entrance requirements -- England.  |  Universities and colleges -- Entrance requirements -- Wales.  |  Educational equalization -- England.  |  Educational equalization -- Wales.  |  Politics and education -- England.  |  Politics and education -- Wales.
Other authors/contributors Williams, Jenny, 1938-  |  Society for Research into Higher Education
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