Jewish migration, 19th century to present
Published Online: 4 FEB 2013
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The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration
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Alroey, G. 2013. Jewish migration, 19th century to present. The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration.
- Published Online: 4 FEB 2013
One of the most important and far-reaching changes in the lives of Jews in modern times is the migration from their countries of residence in Europe, Asia, and Africa to the countries of destination that absorbed migration, which opened their doors and allowed Jews to integrate among the surrounding society. There is no nation that had such a high number of migrants in comparison with the Jewish population which remained in its country of origin and did not migrate.
- ethnic conflict;
- identity politics