The Social Effects of Travel to Learn Patterns - A Case Study of 16-19 Year Olds in London

  title={The Social Effects of Travel to Learn Patterns - A Case Study of 16-19 Year Olds in London},
  author={Judith Watson and Andrew Church},
  journal={Local Economy: The Journal of the Local Economy Policy Unit},
  pages={389 - 414}
  • Judith Watson, A. Church
  • Published 1 August 2009
  • Education
  • Local Economy: The Journal of the Local Economy Policy Unit
Previous research into education and student geographies has usually focussed on either compulsory schooling or university education. This paper, using London as a case study, is an innovative attempt to understand the geographies of non-compulsory, non-university education (‘further education’, FE) which plays a crucial role in a world city labour market that requires a wide range of skills. Original analysis is provided using findings from a questionnaire, interviews with students and senior… 

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