A History of Foreign Students in Britain

Authors: Perraton, H.

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Foreign students have travelled to Britain for centuries and, from the beginning, attracted controversy. This book explores changing British policy and practice, and changing student experience, set within the context of British social and political history.

About the authors

Hilary Perraton is an Historian based at Institute of Education, University of London, UK. He served for seven years on the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission and, to celebrate the scholarships' fiftieth anniversary, published Learning Abroad: A History of the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (2009).

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Introduction: Travelling Abroad to Study

    Perraton, Hilary

    Pages 1-15

  • Internationalism Reshaped, 1185–1800

    Perraton, Hilary

    Pages 19-36

  • Revival and Reform, 1800–1900

    Perraton, Hilary

    Pages 37-52

  • Universities for the Empire, 1900–45

    Perraton, Hilary

    Pages 53-80

  • Recovery and Expansion, 1945–79

    Perraton, Hilary

    Pages 81-113

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
A History of Foreign Students in Britain
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-29495-1
DOI
10.1057/9781137294951
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-29494-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-45169-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 288
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