2.3 International migration Flashcards Preview

Geography > 2.3 International migration > Flashcards

Flashcards in 2.3 International migration Deck (9)
Loading flashcards...
1

Refugee

Person forced to leave home and their country because of a "well-founded fear of persecution"

2

Internally displaced person

Someone who has been forced to leave home (reasons similar to a refugee) but within their own country.

3

Source area

Region from which a group of migrants originates.

4

Receiving area

Region to which migrants move.

5

Diaspora

Scattered population with a common origin in a smaller demographic area.

6

Multiplier effect

Increase in money supply sets off development as this money circulates the economy.

7

Ethnicity

Identification of individuals with a particular ethnic groups.

8

Racial assimilation

Gradual process of integration into a mainstream community.

9

Ethnic villages

Show clear evidence of who resides in an specific area. Due to shops, newspapers, places of worship, etc.