13 terms

Migration, chapter 8

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Remittances
sending money to your family
Region
An area under rule
Genocide
Organized elimination or killing of a group of humans
Diffusion
Spreading culture to a new area
Immigrate
Move to a new place.
Emigrate
Move out or away from one home country
Migration
Movement of people from one place to another.
Refugee
A person who has run away or fleeing from danger, like war or genocide.
Persecution
A group that follows through to hurt you for holding a belief, such as religion or view.
Motivation
A desire to act on something
Movement
The act of moving
Pull factor
Something that encourages people to move to a new place.
Push Factor
Something that encourages people to leave a place behind