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Chapter 3: Migration
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The space within which daily activity occurs
A general pardon for an offense against a government; in general, any act of forgiveness or absolution
Someone who has migrated to another country in hope of being recognized as a refugee.
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.
A region stretching from South Carolina to east Texas where most of U.S. cotton was grown during the mid-1800's
Net migration from urban to rural areas in more developed countries.
Migration from a location*
E as in Export, leave.
Area subject to flooding during a given number of years, according to historical trends.
Permanent movement, usually compelled by cultural factors.
Political or Religious Persecution.
A term once used for a worker who migrated to the developed countries of Northern & Western Europe, usually from Southern & Eastern Europe or from North Africa, in search of a higher paying job.
The area in North Mexico with a lower population density
Migration to a new location*
IM as import, come in!
Permanent movement from one country to a different country on the same continent.
Internally Displaced People
Someone who has been forces to migrate for similar political reasons as a refugee but has not migrated across an international boarder.
Permanent movement within a particular country.
Permanent movement fro one country to another.
Permanent movement fro one region of a country to another*
California to Louisiana
An environmental or cultural feature of the land scape that hinders migration.*
Appellation Mountains hindered the early European settlers
The presence of a nearer opportunity that greatly diminishes the attractiveness of sites farther away.
Permanent movement within one region of the country*
Louisiana to Texas
A form of relocation diffusion involving a permanent move to a new location
A change in the migration pattern in a society that results from industrialization, population growth, and other social and economical changes that also produce the demographic transition.
All types of movement between location.
The difference between the level of immigration and the level of emigration.
Immigrants - Emigrants = Net Migration
Incentives such as tax breaks and increased recreational opportunities that communities offer to entice people to move there.
A factor that induces people to move to a new location.
A factor that induces people to leave an old residence.
In reference to migration, laws that place maximum limits on the number of people who can migrate to a country each year.
Chinese Exclusion Act
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.
The northern industrial states of the United States, including Ohio, Michigan, and Pennsylvania, in which heavy industry was once the dominant economic activity. In the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s, these states lost much of their economic base to economically attractive regions of the United States and to countries where labor was cheaper, leaving old machinery to rust in the moist northern climate. *Different than the ghost towns in the West.
U.S. region, mostly comprised of southeastern and southwestern states, which has grown most dramatically since World War II.
Workers recruited for a fixed period to work in menial or unskilled positions.
People who enter a country without proper documents to do so.
people who enter a country without proper documents
Permanent movement undertaken by choice.
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