Pushes & Pulls: Why do People Migrate? (Investigating Human Migration & Settlement) by Robert Walker

Pushes & Pulls: Why do People Migrate? (Investigating Human Migration & Settlement) Author: Robert Walker
eBook Title: Pushes & Pulls: Why do People Migrate? (Investigating Human Migration & Settlement)
ISBN10: 0778751988
ISBN13: 978-0778751984
Language: English
Publisher: Crabtree Pub Co (January 15, 2010)
Category: Children's Books
Subcategory: Geography & Cultures
Size ePub vers.: 1479 kb
Size PDF vers.: 1718 kb
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This intriguing book explores the reasons why people migrate: pushesinvoluntary migrationsand pullsvoluntary migrations. Historical migrations examined include: the slave trade; the relocation of Native Americans; migrations due to famine in Africa; migrations linked to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq; the Irish potato famine; the migrations of Jews around the world; and the Great Migration of African Americans from the south to the north.

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