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Development-induced displacement in Haiti

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In recent decades the people of Haiti have faced ecological disaster, political upheaval, and persistent economic hardship. These aflictions have motivated hundreds of thousands of Haitians to migrate to other Caribbean countries, the United States and Canada. While many observers know that mass migration was the result of Haiti's problems, it was the mass migration from rural highlands to urban slums that created the important preconditions for the violent expression of collective grievances...

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Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, SSD, Oxford Internet Institute
Publisher:
York University Publisher's website
Journal:
Refuge: Canada's periodical on refugees Journal website
Volume:
16
Issue:
3
Pages:
4-11
Publication date:
1997-08-05
Acceptance date:
1997-01-05
ISSN:
0229-5121
URN:
uuid:f477f811-b23b-4cf4-a745-2c0d26a920c2
Source identifiers:
631476
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pubs:631476
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