Pushes & Pulls
Why Do People Migrate?Book - 2010
This intriguing book explores the reasons why people migrate: pushes--involuntary migrations--and pulls--voluntary 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.
Publisher: St. Catharines, Ont. : Crabtree Pub., c2010
Branch Call Number: J 304.8 Wal 3558jv 1
Characteristics: 48 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.). --
Alternative Title: Pushes and pulls