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International Perspectives on Education and Society

ISSN: 1479-3679
Series editor(s): Dr Alexander Wiseman

Subject Area: Education

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Changes in access to higher education: From worldwide constraints to common patterns of reform?


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Title:Changes in access to higher education: From worldwide constraints to common patterns of reform?
Author(s):Gaële Goastellec
Volume:9 Editor(s): David P. Baker, Alexander W. Wiseman ISBN: 978-0-7623-1487-4 eISBN: 978-1-84950-543-7
Citation:Gaële Goastellec (2008), Changes in access to higher education: From worldwide constraints to common patterns of reform?, in David P. Baker, Alexander W. Wiseman (ed.) The Worldwide Transformation of Higher Education (International Perspectives on Education and Society, Volume 9), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, pp.1-26
DOI:10.1016/S1479-3679(08)00001-7 (Permanent URL)
Publisher:Emerald Group Publishing Limited
Article type:Chapter Item
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The realities of access to higher education changed dramatically within the last century. The second half of the twentieth century more particularly was characterized by a worldwide increase in access to higher education institutions that proved to be the main force disrupting the traditional organization of academia. This international trend is due to the several intertwined dynamics: demographic, economic and political pressures.


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