Rankings and the Reshaping of Higher Education

The Battle for World-Class Excellence

  • Ellen Hazelkorn

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 207-259

About this book


University rankings have gained popularity around the world, and are now a significant factor shaping reputation. This book is the first comprehensive study of rankings from a global perspective, making an important contribution to our understanding of the rankings phenomenon.


education globalization higher education methodology university

Authors and affiliations

  • Ellen Hazelkorn
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  1. 1.Dublin Institute of TechnologyIreland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230306394
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2011
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-31821-6
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-30639-4
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