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Ragged University is built upon by drawing from a number of thinkers and models to develop an idea which all communities can take part in. Here are some articles exploring issues in education…

  • Young Carers
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    Binaries, Young Carers and The Barriers to Accessing Higher Education
    23rd April 2015
    Education, Poverty, Sociology
    “I would like to send a message to staff, teachers and tutors – all...
  • Class division
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    Class, Opportunity and the Lesser Minds Problem; A Ragged University Response
    30th October 2018
    Economics, Education, Poverty, Sociology
    What follows is an annotated and extended version of a paper which was accepted...
  • Ingroup formation
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    The Porous University, Socialisation and Reflections
    1st May 2017
    About Ragged, Education, Sociology, The Porous University
    How are we to conceptualize the notion of the porous university ? The anchor...
  • Adult Learning Project
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    The History of Adult Learning Project in Edinburgh: A Freirean Approach
    23rd January 2015
    Education, History, Poverty
    The Adult Learning Project (ALP for short) was founded in 1979 in Gorgie Dalry...
  • John Stuart Mill
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    The Marketisation of Higher Education
    26th October 2014
    Education
    Since the late 1970s the culture of academic life has been transformed by the...
  • Working Mens Club
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    Working Mens Clubs and Education: Into the 20th Century by Ruth Cherrington
    24th August 2015
    Education, History
    In a previous article, I outlined the educational strands of Working Men’s Clubs (WMCs)...

 


 

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