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Dr Hilary Perraton

Research Interests

I am a historian and retired international civil servant currently researching the history of international student mobility and policies towards foreign students. This is for a forthcoming book for Palgrave Macmillan with the working title The political economy of international student mobility 1860-2010

Key Publications

'Foreign students in the 20th century: A comparative study of patterns and policies in Britain, France, Russia and the United States' Policy reviews in higher education, 1:2, 2017

A history of foreign students in Britain, Palgrave Macmillan, 2014

Learning abroad: A history of the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009 and 2nd edition 2015