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African emigration to United Kingdom

Migration A–Z

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  1. Olukunle Ojeleye

Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781444351071.wbeghm019

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

How to Cite

Ojeleye, O. 2013. African emigration to United Kingdom. The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

Abstract

Migration of Africans to the United Kingdom has been a long and continuous tradition. Their movement to the United Kingdom (UK) can be separated into two distinct phases – forced and voluntary.

Keywords:

  • diaspora;
  • cultural diversity;
  • immigration;
  • empire;
  • globalization;
  • imperialism;
  • labor supply