Why Are People Refugees?

Why Are People Refugees?

Book - 2005
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Explains what a refugee is, and how war, persecution, economic hardship, and natural disasters cause people to leave their homelands.
Publisher: Chicago : Raintree, c2005
ISBN: 9780739866856
Branch Call Number: J325.21 S47w
Characteristics: 48 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 26 cm


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In clear and comprehensible language this book identifies the differences between refugees, asylum seekers, and economic migrants as it discusses the case of displaced people around the world. It also highlights the history of refugees in some situations, reasons why people become displaced, issu... Read More »

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