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Higher Education development in Greater Peterborough: a case study of public policy

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The aim of the research was to examine the impact of power on public policy using higher education development in Greater Peterborough as a case study. The research focused on the 'Towards Peterborough's University' project managed by Greater Peterborough Training & Enterprise Council (GPtec), funded by Government Office Eastern Region (GOER), and which aimed to establish quality university education in Greater Peterborough. It represents an ethnographic study (chiefly participant observation) concentrating on the first two years of development—from the setting up of the project in October 1994 to establishment and formal registration of a project company in December 1996. [Continues.]



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A Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.


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