Pushes & Pulls
Why Do People Migrate?Book - 2010
This intriguing book explores the reasons why people migrate: pushes-involuntary migrations and pulls-voluntary migrations. The different causes include: population density or lack of resources; colonization and empire building; independence from colonization, population transfer, and ethnic cleansing; the slave trade and human trafficking; war or natural disasters; religious, racial, or cultural prejudice and persecution; and to find work.
Publisher: New York : Crabtree Pub. Company, c2010.
Characteristics: 48 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm.