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Restless Humanity—The Migration Conundrum

Lecture no. 14 from the course: Understanding Cultural and Human Geography

Restless Humanity—The Migration Conundrum

Taught by Professor Paul Robbins | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

People migrate from place to place for a number of reasons. Whether pursuing opportunity or escaping turmoil, people respond to global politics and the economy. In this lecture, you’ll explore the remarkable scale of human mobility and learn what structural conditions change the rate and direction of migration.

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