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Chapter 3: Migration
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives or members of the same nationality previously migrated there.
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a regular basis.
Net migration from urban to rural areas in more developed countries.
Migration from a location.
The area subject to flooding during a given number of years according to historical trends.
Permanent movement compelled usually by cultural factors.
Workers who migrate to the more developed countries of Northern and Western Europe, usually from Southern of Eastern Europe or from North Africa, in search of higher-paying jobs.
Migration to a new location.
Permanent movement within a particular country.
Permanent movement from one country to another.
Permanent movement from one region of a country to another.
An environmental or cultural feature of the landscape that hinders migration.
Permanent movement within one region of a country.
Form of relocation diffusion involving permanent move to a new location.
Change in the migration pattern in a society that results from industrialization, population growth, and other social and economic changes that also produce the demographic transition.
All types of movement from one location to another.
The difference between the level of immigration and the level of emigration.
Factor the induces people to move to a new location
Factors that induce people to leave old residences.
In reference to migration, laws that place maximum limits on the number of people who can immigrate to a country each year.
People who are forced to migrate from their home country and cannot return for fear of persecution because of their race, religion, nationality, membership in a social group, or political opinion.
People who enter a country without proper documents.
Permanent movement undertaken by choice.