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Brain Drain

A large-scale emigration by talented people

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Chain Migration

The migration of people because of relatives of members of the same nationality previously migrated there

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Circulation

Short term, repetitive movements that recur on a regular basis (collage students)

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Counterurbanization

Net migration from urban to rural areas

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Emigration

Migration from a location

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Floodplain

The area subject to flooding during a specific number of years based on historical trends

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Forced migration

The migrant has been compelled to move by cultural factors normally compel forced migration

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Guest workers

citizens of poor countries who obtain jobs in Western Europe and the Middle East

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Immigration

Migration to a location

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Internal migration

Permanent movement within the same country

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International migration

Permanent movement from one country to another

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Interregional migration

Movement from one region of country to another

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Intervening obstacle

An environmental or cultural feature that hinders migration

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Intraregional migration

Movement within one region

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Migration

Permanent move to a new location

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Migration transition

Change in a society comparable to those in the demographic transition

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Mobility

A more general term covering all types of movements from one place to another

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Net migration

the difference between the number of immigrants and the number if emigrants

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Pull factor

Induces people to move into a new location (wanting to)

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Step migration

All the moves that are in between the start and your final destination

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Time space convergence

Transportation and communication technology improvement. Makes far space seem closer (air planes)

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Topological space

Place a is father away from place b than c but b is closer

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Transhumance

Seasonal migration of animals

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Intervening oppritunite

Something good interrupts migration

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Friction of distance

People don't move any farther away then they have to

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Counter urbanization

Improved transportation and communication moving out of cites

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Step migration

All the moves that are in between the start and your final destination

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Time space convergence

Transportation and communication technology improvement. Makes far space seem closer (air planes)

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Topological space

Place a is father away from place b than c but b is closer

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Transhumance

Seasonal migration of animals

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Intervening oppritunite

Something good interrupts migration

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Friction of distance

People don't move any farther away then they have to

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Counter urbanization

Improved transportation and communication moving out of cites