Chapters 3&4 Vocabulary

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Barriers to diffusion Biased innovations Contagious effects Distance decay Expansion diffusion Extreme values Gravity model Hierarchial effects Immigration Migration Migration counterstream Migration selectivity Migration streams Net migration rate Outliers Pull factors
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Push factors Refugees Relocation diffusion Remittances Residuals Scatter diagram Spatial diffusion Spatial interactions Urban hierarchy
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Physical, political, cultural, or economic impediments to diffusion The declining intensity of an activity with increasing distance from its point of origin A move across internation borders A permanent change of residence outside one's community of origin Migration that runs opposite to a migration stream A well-defined migration channel from a specific origin to a particular destination Reasons to move to a particular place Innovations (or diseases) that are less (or more) accessible to people of a certain gender, class, age, or ethnicity. The biased innovation diffusion theory emphasizes
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This note was uploaded on 09/03/2009 for the course GCU GCU 102 taught by Professor Kuby during the Spring '09 term at ASU.

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