Presentation on theme: "Migration You will be able to “explain how political, economic, social and environmental push and pull factors and physical geography affect the routes."— Presentation transcript:
Migration You will be able to “explain how political, economic, social and environmental push and pull factors and physical geography affect the routes and flows of human migration.” TEKS 7b
Basics of Migration Pull and push factors International or internal Voluntary or forced Affects both receiving and sending places
Push and Pull Factors Pulls: economic opportunity, natural resources, climate, freedom Pushes: war or conflict, natural disaster, population pressure Political or economic trends Changes in career
Immigrants in thousands to USA & …. For Each Continent
How does migration affect the countries from which migrants originate and enter? Lets discuss this….
Road to Urbanization- an internal migration story…. Nomad to river (domestication of plants and animals Rural to urban ( industrialization) Urban to suburb- (cars, interstates, medical advancements, technology) Urban to rural- (improve quality of life, technology) Suburbs to urban (gentrification, globalization)