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    Economic Obstacles to Education in Ireland

    Doyle, David M and Muldoon, Marie and Thompson, Stephanie and Murphy, Muiread (2021) Economic Obstacles to Education in Ireland. Journal of Human Rights Practice, 13 (1). pp. 124-135. ISSN 1757-9627

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    This policy note highlights the costs of sending a child to school in Ireland and explores the extent to which these represent a significant economic barrier to schooling for low-income families. It also evaluates the efforts to reduce early school leaving and examines the increasing commodification of education in Ireland.

    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: Doyle, D.M., Muldoon, M., Thompson, S. & Murphy, M. 2021, "Economic Obstacles to Education in Ireland", Journal of human rights practice, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 124-135.
    Keywords: economic accessibility; education; education costs; International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, Article 13; socioeconomic inequality in education;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Law
    Item ID: 18087
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    Depositing User: David Doyle
    Date Deposited: 26 Jan 2024 14:40
    Journal or Publication Title: Journal of Human Rights Practice
    Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
    Refereed: Yes
    Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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