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Integrating Migrants in an Urban Industrial Environment

  • Nivedita Hansraj
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Abstract

People have been migrating since the very dawn of humanity. Mass exodus and migratory flows have always been an integral part, as well as major determinants, of human history. Yet large intercontinental movements only began in the sixteenth century, with the expansion of Europe and the settlement of colonies. Over the last two centuries, migration rose to an unprecedented level, primarily due to the globalisation of economic activity.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nivedita Hansraj
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  1. 1.Center for the Study of Regional DevelopmentJawaharlal Nehru UniversityNew DelhiIndia

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