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APHG - Migration
|Has been happening for millenia
|A migrant is often pulled where?
|to places where family & friends have already found success.
|Ravenstein's Laws of Migration include..?
|Every migration flow generates a countermigration... migrants who move longer distances tend to choose big city destinations... urban residents are less migratory than inhabitants of rural areas
|Guest Workers. AKA
|Regional Migration is often due to...
|Economic Opportunities, Reconnection of Culture Groups, Conflict & War.
|Instead of running home after the reconstruction of Germany, guest workers did what?
|Stayed and often sent for their families to join them.
|What are examples of push/pull factors?
|Economic Conditions, Political Circumstances, Armed Conflict/Civil War, Environmental Conditions & Disasters
|According to geographer E.G. Ravenstein, most people migrate for what reasons?
|The gravity model states that ....
|Interaction is inversely proportional to distance
|What's an example of an ENVIRONMENTAL push factor?
|Flooding, Hurricanes etc.
|What are the 3 types of INTRA-regional migration?
|1) Urbanization 2) Suburbanization 3) Counterurbanization