Show simple item record

dc.contributor.authorWilliams, Jeanen
dc.date.accessioned2019-01-25T16:46:01Zen
dc.date.available2019-01-25T16:46:01Zen
dc.date.issued2015en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10919/86923en
dc.description.abstractThis study focuses on undocumented college students who overcame significant barriers to apply to and attend universities, and once on campus, were forced to conceal their immigration status from staff and peers, struggling to pay tuition without assistance from scholarships or federal loans. The concept of social exclusion is used to understand and explore the barriers to their access to higher education and experiences while in college, relationships to community and governing institutions, and struggles with poverty and discrimination. The Obama Administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals initiative provides the first real possibility to more fully pursue their educational and employment aspirations and allows students to live without fear of deportation and social stigma, if only temporarily.en
dc.description.sponsorshipPolitical Science Department, California Polytechnic State Universityen
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdfen
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.publisherPolitical Science Department, California Polytechnic State Universityen
dc.rightsCreative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 Internationalen
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0/en
dc.subjectimmigration; education; poverty; social exclusionen
dc.title“It’s Always with You, that You’re Different”: Undocumented Students and Social Exclusionen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.date.accessed2018-12-18en
dc.type.dcmitypeTexten
dc.identifier.sourceurlhttps://digitalcommons.calpoly.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?referer=https://www.google.com/&httpsredir=1&article=1032&context=poli_facen


Files in this item

Thumbnail

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record

Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International
License: Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International