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form of cyclic movement that involves change in location according to seasons and survival needs
system of pastoral farming in which ranchers move livestock according to the seasonal availability of pastures
involves the imposition of authority or power, producing involuntary migration movements that cannot be understood based on theories of choice
occurs after a migrant weighs options and choices, can be analyzed and understood as a series of options
predicts interaction between places on the basis of their population size and distance between them
prospective migrants are more likely to have more complete perceptions of nearer places than of farther ones, which confirms the notion that the intensity of human activity, p process, or function declines as distance from source increases
migration streams that appear on maps as large, unbroken routes that are really a series of stages
additional pull factor that pulls a migrant away from his original destination
push or pull factors based on places where family and friends have already found success (or failure)
occurs when a migrant chooses a destination and writes, calls, or communicates through others to tell family or friends at home about the new place
physical process whereby the colonizer takes over another place, putting its own government in charge and either moving its own people or bringing in indentured outsiders to gain control
migrants going to a neighboring country to take advantage of short-term economic opportunities, reconnect with a cultural group, or flee political conflict
islands of development
coastal cities or places within a region or country where most foreign investment goes, where the vast majority of paying jobs are located, and where infrastructure is concentrated
allowing migrants to replenish a labor force and, theoretically, eventually return to their home countries
a person who has a wellfounded fear of being persecuted for reasons of race, religion, nationality, social class, or politics
internally displaced persons
people who have been displaced within their own countries but do not cross international borders as they flee
acts committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnic, racial, or religious group
individuals with certain backgrounds or conditions are barred from entering a country
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