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Chapter 3 human geo

vocab words for chptr 3

Brain Drain large-scale emigration by talented people
Chain Migration people moving to an area because their family or friends moved there
Circulation movements that happen on a regular basis
Counterurbanization set migration for urban to rural areas in MDCs
Emigration moving FROM a location
Floodplain area subjected to flooding due to history
Forced Migration permanent movementd forced by cultures
Guest Workers workers who move from Northern/Western Europe in search of higher paying jobs.
Immigration moving TO a location
Internal Migration permanent movement within a country
Interregional Migration permanent movement from one country to another
Migration permanent move to a new location (form of relocation diffusion)
Migration Transition a chinge in a migration pattern
Mobility all types of movement from one place to another
Net Migration differences between level of immigration & level of emigration
Pull Factor tells people to move into a new location
Push Factor tells people to move out of present location
Quotas a law that states the maximum limit of immigrants a year
Refugees people who are forced to migrate and can not return to their homelands, due to fear of persecution
Undocumented Immigrations people who enter country without permisson
Voluntary Migration permanent movement by choice
Created by: brookebugg