Population movements

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1. Kinds of population movement: international migration, emigration, immigration.
2. Regional migration, rural-urban migration, urbanisation, voluntary and forced migration.

Population_Bath_001

International movements (Aircraft)

Immigrants help both the countries they leave and those to which they move.

3. Causes and effects of population movements.

Causes:- Push and Pull factors

4. Temporary and permanent movements including: migrant labour, economic migrants, political migrants, and refugees.

Nancefield Migrant Workers Hostel, Soweto

George Goch Hostel, Johannesburg

5. Attitudes to migrants and refugees.

Illegal immigrants from Zimbabwe:

Xenophobia

Intense or irrational dislike or fear of people from other countries.

6. More reading

http://uk.oneworld.net/guides/migration?gclid=CND665OMyK4CFZMumAodXls7BQ

http://www.joburg.org.za/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=4912&Itemid=203

http://www.migrationmuseums.org/web/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=54&cntnt01returnid=51

 

 

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