SOCC25 MIDTERM REVIEW

  1. foreign policy
    • actions, projects or strategies taken by states to advance their interests in another part of the world
    • produces direct migration
  2. why are there so many Filipino migrant workers?
    • 1) colonialism helped create institutional precrusors of emigration
    • 2) Philippine State acts as a labour broker
  3. neocolonialism
    exerting influence over another country by nonviolent means (economic, political and cultural pressures)
  4. causes of migration
    • labour recruitment
    • military intervention
    • foreign direct investment
  5. labour-brokering state
    • 1) recruit, train, certify workers for a range of jobs
    • 2) opens up new markets
    • 3) labour diplomacy
    • 4) regulate private labour seekers
  6. essentialism
    the belief that there are essential and biological-rooted difference between groups
  7. Guatemala Civil War (1960-1966)
    us backed couped, followed by US military training
  8. Salvadoran Civial War (1980-92)
    Us government aid to help government fight FMLN
  9. Contra War in Nicaragua (1979-90)
    US military backed "contras" or rightwing groups to fight left-wing Sandinista government
  10. Foreign Direct Investment
    physical capital owned/built by foreign investors
  11. how does foreign policy help us understand migration?
    • social/political and economic structures link, not seperate
    • migration a relaiton between nations: transnaitonal paradigm
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AbbyKrish
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SOCC25 MIDTERM REVIEW
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