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Introduction to Migration Studies

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Table of Contents

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 An Introduction to Migration Studies: The Rise and Coming of Age of a Research Field
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    Chapter 2 Migration Histories
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    Chapter 3 Migration Drivers: Why Do People Migrate?
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    Chapter 4 Migration Infrastructures: How Do People Migrate?
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    Chapter 5 Digital Migration Infrastructures
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    Chapter 6 Migration Forms: What Forms of Migration Can Be Distinguished?
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    Chapter 7 Labour Migration
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    Chapter 8 Family Migration
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    Chapter 9 Humanitarian Migration
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    Chapter 10 Lifestyle Migration
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    Chapter 11 Student Mobilities
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    Chapter 12 Irregular Migration
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    Chapter 13 Migration and the Nation
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    Chapter 14 The Contested Concept of ‘Integration’
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    Chapter 15 Transnationalism
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    Chapter 16 Cities of Migration
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    Chapter 17 Locating Race in Migration and Diversity Studies
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    Chapter 18 Gender and Migration
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    Chapter 19 Migration and Development
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    Chapter 20 Migration Governance
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    Chapter 21 The Governance of Migration-Related Diversity
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    Chapter 22 Citizenship & Migration
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    Chapter 23 Public Opinion and the Politics of Migration
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    Chapter 24 Migration Policy Indicators
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    Chapter 25 Qualitative Methods in Migration Research
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    Chapter 26 Quantitative Methods in Migration Research
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    Chapter 27 Migration Statistics
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    Chapter 28 How to Predict Future Migration: Different Methods Explained and Compared
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    Chapter 29 A Future Agenda for Migration Studies
Attention for Chapter 3: Migration Drivers: Why Do People Migrate?
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  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (73rd percentile)
  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (52nd percentile)

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Chapter title
Migration Drivers: Why Do People Migrate?
Chapter number 3
Book title
Introduction to Migration Studies
Published in
IMISCOE Research Series, January 2022
DOI 10.1007/978-3-030-92377-8_3
Book ISBNs
978-3-03-092376-1, 978-3-03-092377-8
Authors

Czaika, Mathias, Reinprecht, Constantin

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 68 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 10 15%
Student > Master 8 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 4 6%
Lecturer 3 4%
Student > Bachelor 3 4%
Other 5 7%
Unknown 35 51%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 15 22%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 4 6%
Psychology 4 6%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 2 3%
Arts and Humanities 2 3%
Other 7 10%
Unknown 34 50%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 6. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 25 May 2023.
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#6,645,902
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Outputs from IMISCOE Research Series
#45
of 121 outputs
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#139,875
of 530,682 outputs
Outputs of similar age from IMISCOE Research Series
#9
of 19 outputs
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