“Migration within a country’s borders have greater negative impacts at their origin than their destination”. Discuss the statement [15 marks]
* Definition of migration and internal migration
* Reasons why people move (Push/Pull Factors)
* Explain Lee’s migration model
recent years urban areas have been a transit, and destination for men,women and children trafficked for forced labour and sexual exploitation.Not only that other people move to urban areas to seeek better lives,services such as health and to escape the bad conditions of the rural areas.
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"Migration within a country's borders has a greater negative impact at their origin than at their destination. Discuss this statement"
- Definition of migration
- internal migration and define it
- introduce the "lee's" model that talks about the behavioural movement
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Human terms: Change of home.
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power and transportation
e. Poor housing
f. Suburbanization – Growth or areas around cities
D. Immigration – Need for labor
1. Old Immigration
a. Irish – Potato famine
b. Germans – War
c. Chinese – Labor
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NANJING NORMAL UNIVERSITY
CONTENTS Introduction Poverty and Rural Areas---------------------------------------------------------------------------2 Urban Bias polices ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------5...