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Mexico migration to the USA

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  • When? What? Why? Where? Who?
  • Mexico to the U.S. California at the San Ysidro crossing, which can be seen in the background. Who? Enrique Aquilar Canchola , 42 What? To try (unsuccessfully) to sneak across the border... When? Where? Why? July 2006 Disguised as a bus seat
  • Aims: -Be able to locate Mexico and the USA . - Give reasons for why people migrate from Mexico to the USA. - Describe the advantages and disadvantages for Mexico and the USA. - Consider the different perceptions surrounding the issue of migration. Keywords International Migration, Push, Pull, Mexico, USA.
  • USA Mexico
  • Why might people want to migrate from Mexico to the USA?
    • http://mpegmedia.abc.net.au/rn/podcast/2011/08/bbg_20110807.mp3
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    • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ctrLrhrXB1M&NR=1
  • Migration What is migration? Write your definition below: ____________________________________________________________________________________________ Which is the most important pull factor? ______________________________________ Why is it the most important? _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Which is the least important pull factor? ______________________________________ Why is it the least important? __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Which is the most important push factor? ______________________________________ Why is it the most important? __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Which is the least important push factor? ______________________________________ Why is it the least important? __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Ideas: Be careful some may not be correct! Good services are essential, if you are educated you can get a better job and earn more money, safety is not important it will not affect me, I will be able to earn more money in the US than Mexico – I will be rich! High crime is an important factor I do not want to live anywhere dangerous, crop failure is serious – I may not have any food to eat.
  • Migration What is migration? Write your definition below: ____________________________________________________________________________________________ Which is the most important pull factor? ______________________________________ Why is it the most important? _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Which is the least important pull factor? ______________________________________ Why is it the least important? __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Which is the most important push factor? ______________________________________ Why is it the most important? __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Which is the least important push factor? ______________________________________ Why is it the least important? __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Do you think Mexicans achieve all of the pull factors when they arrive in the US? Why or why not?_________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
    • http://www.youtube.com/watch?gl=AU&hl=en-GB&v=Q3JToii4Aq4
    • http://www.geographyalltheway.com/igcse_geography/population_settlement/population/spiny_cactus_mexicans_in_the_usa.htm
    • http://blogs.worldbank.org/peoplemove/are-fewer-mexicans-crossing-the-border-to-the-united-states