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Flashcards in Migration Theory Deck (6)
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migration definition

the movement of people across a specified border from one permanent home to another

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remittance definition

money sent back by migrants to their hine country

3

immigrant definition

someone entering a new country with the intention fo staying there

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emigrant definition

someone leaving their country of residence to move to another country

5

economic migrant definition

someone who migrates voluntarily to improve their standard of living

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refugee definition

someone who migrates because they are at risk if they stay in their own country