John Rex is well known as one of Britain's leading sociologists and for his special interest in the sociology of race relations and the sociology of the city. In the present book these two related areas are brought together. Professor Rex discusses imperialistic social systems, and examines the position of black people at the colonial and metropolitan ends of thoses systems.
This book was first published in 1973.
Part 1: Race and the City
Part 2: Colonial Migration to Britain, 1945-70
Part 3: Theory and Research on Colonial Migration
Part 4: Pluralism, Colonial Conflict and the Black Revolution