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Unit 2 APHG
Population and Migration
|Movement along a definite set of places Often Cyclic movement
|Tens of millions of workers worldwide who cross international borders in search of jobs Type of Periodic movement
|a seasonal periodic movement of pastoralists and their livestock between high and lowland pastors
|a change in residence intended to be permenent
|International (External) Migration
|Human movement involving movements across international borders
|Human movement within a nation-state, such as a ongoing westward and southward movements in the US
|human migration flows in which the movers have no choice
|movement in which people relocate in response to perceived opportunity not because they're forced to move
|Laws of mirgration
|laws that predict the movements of migrants
|a mathematical prediction of the interaction of places, the interaction being a function of population size of the respective places and the distance between them.
|negative conditions that induce people to move away
|Positive conditions and perceptions that effectively attract people to new locations from other areas.
|Migration to a distant destination that occurs in stages
|the presence of a nearer opportunity that greatly diminishes the attractiveness of sites farther away
|types of push/pull factors that influence a migrants decision to go where family or friends have already found success
|Pattern of migration that develops when migrants move along and through kinship links
|phenomenon whereby different patterns of chain migration build upon one another to create a swell in migration from the origin to the same destination
|physical process whereby the colonizer takes over another place, putting its own government in charge, and bringing in people.
|Islands of Government
|places built up by a government or corp. to attack foreign investment and which has relatively high concentrations of paying jobs and infrastructure.
|legal immigrant who has a work visa,, usually short term.
|people who have fled their country because of political persecution and seek asylum in another country
|People who have been displaced within their own countries and do not cross international borders as they flee
|Refugees who have crossed one or more international borders during their dislocation, searching for asylum in another country.
|Shelter and protection in one state for refugees from another state.
|Laws and regulations of a state designed specifically to control immigration into that state.
|established limits by government on the number of immigrants who enter a country each year
|Process to control immigration in which individuals with certain backgrounds are barred form immigrating