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We briefly explore definitions and explanations of some of the key subjects within the Thinking Through Migration toolkit.

Mobility

Mobility is a term with multiple meanings. Questions of social mobility examine the ease or difficulty with which people move between social groups and strata.

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What is migration?

Definitions of migration are varied, not least because in museums we may be interested not just in human migrations but in the ways that species, objects, ideas, and cultural practices travel.

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Home

In the context of migration, it is crucial to understand the idea of ‘home’ and how this word is used variously by different people, at different times, in different places, and/or in different languages.

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