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Uprooting and After...

  • Ch Zwingmann
  • M. Pfister-Ammende

Abstract

During the first half of the 20th century more than 100 million people of the Northern hemisphere left their homeland or were forcefully separated from it; they migrated, they were displaced or deported, they fled from persecution. The question has been raised whether there should be a distinction between voluntary and involuntary migration since emigration is mostly the result of an involuntary situation, i.e. a conflict. Such a conflict may be caused by external circumstances and pressure or by inner psychological factors resulting from the personality structure of the individual.

Keywords

Home Country Foreign Worker International View Rural Migrant External Circumstance 
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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1973

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  • Ch Zwingmann
  • M. Pfister-Ammende

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