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Rex, John

Overview
Works: 113 works in 602 publications in 4 languages and 10,946 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Publishing director, Other, Contributor
Classifications: HM24, 305.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Rex
Race relations in sociological theory by John Rex( Book )

27 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Key problems of sociological theory by John Rex( Book )

89 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Non-Aboriginal material
Theories of race and ethnic relations( Book )

38 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4 Varieties of Marxist conceptions of 'race', class and the state: a
Race, community and conflict: a study of Sparkbrook by John Rex( Book )

38 editions published between 1966 and 1981 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ethnicity reader : nationalism, multiculturalism, and migration by M. Montserrat Guibernau i Berdún( Book )

30 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ethnicity Reader presents a highly accessible introduction to the study of ethnicity by providing an original approach to nationalism, multiculturalism and migration
Race, colonialism and the city by John Rex( Book )

17 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Discovering sociology: studies in sociological theory and method by John Rex( Book )

18 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor John Rex was one of Britain's most eminent sociologists, and a teacher of a whole generation of sociology students. In this book he presents a stimulating introduction to the major issues of sociological theory and gives an account of the perspective which has informed his thinking and writing. He deals with the objectives of sociological investigation, the methods it uses and how in these respects it resembles or differs from natural science and history. He goes on to discuss the work of Weber, Durkheim, Marx, Engels, Mills and other important theorists, and concludes with a convinc
Max Weber and modern sociology by Arun Sahay( Book )

9 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sociology and the demystification of the modern world by John Rex( Book )

20 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Rex's controversial book concerns not only those who are professional sociologists but all thinking people who live in the modern world. One of the objects of sociology is to give 'power to the people', to make a contribution to the understanding of political problems. Rex writes from a deep conviction that sociology is a subject whose insights should be made available to the great mass of the people, so that they may liberate themselves from the mystification of social reality that is continually and routinely presented to them through the media, by those who exercise power and by t
Approaches to sociology; an introduction to major trends in British sociology by John Rex( Book )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<P>These essays, commissioned by John Rex, reflect the state of sociology in Britain today. Leading representatives of the diverse 'schools' provide lucid accounts of their own particular approaches to this complex discipline and in doing so demonstrate the techniques described. Topics covered include the empirical study of stratification, social evolution, survey techniques, mathematical sociology, systems theory, phenomenological approaches, Weberian sociology, structuralism, contemporary Marxism, and the development of theory after Talcott Parsons.</P>
Race and ethnicity by John Rex( Book )

25 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonial immigrants in a British city : a class analysis by John Rex( Book )

13 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnic minorities in the modern nation state : working papers in the theory of multiculturalism and political integration by John Rex( Book )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

9 Anti-Racism and Ethnic Mobilisation in Europe
Social conflict : a conceptual and theoretical analysis by John Rex( Book )

15 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and Spanish and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apartheid and social research by Unesco( Book )

15 editions published in 1981 in English and French and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghetto and the underclass : essays on race and social policy by John Rex( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical algorithms for programmers by Andrew Binstock( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book focuses on practical, immediately usable code with extensive discussion of portability and implementation-specific details. The authors present the useful but rarely discussed algorithms for phonetic searches, date and time routines (to the year AD 1), B-trees and indexed files, data compression, arbitrary precision arithmetic, checksums and data validation, as well as the most comprehensive coverage available of search routines, sort algorithms, and data structures. Practical Algorithms for Programmers requires only a working knowledge of C and no math beyond basic algebra. The source code is ANSI-compliant and has been tested and run under UNIX and on compilers from Borland, Microsoft, and Watcom
Governance in multicultural societies( Book )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immigrant associations in Europe( Book )

8 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnic mobilisation in a multi-cultural Europe( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
John Rex British academic

John Rex südafrikanisch-britischer Soziologe und Hochschullehrer

Rex, J.

Rex, John Aderne 1925-2011

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Languages
English (431)

Spanish (19)

German (5)

French (1)

Covers
Theories of race and ethnic relationsThe ethnicity reader : nationalism, multiculturalism, and migrationRace, colonialism and the cityRace and ethnicityEthnic minorities in the modern nation state : working papers in the theory of multiculturalism and political integrationSocial conflict : a conceptual and theoretical analysisPractical algorithms for programmersGovernance in multicultural societies