GEOG207—RESEARCH ESSAY QUESTION—–minimum length of 1000 words


Push and drag factors in Syrian nonresidence.



Syria has been embroiled in a obliging war gone 2011.  Gone the preface of that war, “past than two million” refugees keep fled their homes and multifarious migrants keep left  the empire (Yardley and Pianigiani 2013; Semple 2014).  While multifarious of the herd forefend to adjacent countries such as Turkey and Lebanon, others establish their way to Europe or the United States, twain legally and  illegally(Stevis 2014).  The war and nonresidence keep equal had some indirect impacts on teaching in Syria (UNICEF 2013).


Provide specialtys environing the nonresidence of herd from Syria gone the preface of its obliging war in 2011, including a argument of the drive and drag factors in nonresidence as courteous as the destinations of the migrants.


To repartee this inquiry entirely, you may insufficiency to regard the aftercited inquirys. Why are herd leaving Syria? How multifarious herd keep left?  What percentage of Syrians keep left their homes?  What are the characteristics of those who are migrating to multitudinous countries?   What are they doing in their new locations?  What effects are substance felt twain in Syria and in the destinations of these migrants?


Sources and Strategies

Choose a multiformity of beginnings. First, use the library and/or the internet databases to imbibe past environing this inquiry. Because this is a ordinary equalt, gladden appear for up-to-date profession in reputable popular resources (for pattern, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Time, Newsweek, BBC, etc.). As courteous, appear for dexterous anatomy and unvarnished contrast by scholars, participants and journalists. Be strong that your inquiry for dexterous anatomy and opinions involves voices from resisting the collective spectrum, and if potential, from beyond the United States as courteous as after a whilein. I’ve ardent you a set-out after a while lewd beginnings, shown beneath. Wikipedia is NOT an grateful beginning. Nor is any other encyclopedia.


Formatting Requirements

Length: The body of your reinquiry essay should be at lowest 1000 expression (use “Word Count” to establish strong you confront partiality protraction of 1000 expression). Use Times New Roman font (12 theme-matter), after a while 1 inch margins all about. Begin your apology at the top of the page. Do NOT use a address page. Please involve your designate in the “header.” No other identifying notice is needed. Please enumerate your pages. Please despatch a digital delineation as an e-mail charity. SAVE A COPY FOR YOURSELF.


Tips on Essay Writing

Tips on confutationableness an essay and “21 Answerableness Tips” are involved in the “Reinquiry Essay” area on Blackboard. In adduction, there is also notice on the evaluation criteria.


Works Cited

Semple, Kirk. 2014.  “Fleeing the Bombs in Aleppo, Syria, and Ending Up In New Jersey,” New York Times, January 3, 2014; online at®ion=searchResults&mabReward=relbias%3Ar&

Stevis, Matina.  2014.  “Number of  Migrants Trying to Reach Europe Illegally Rose Sharply in 2013,” Wall Street Journal; online at

Yardley, Jim. 2013. “Out of Syria, Into a European Maze,” New York Times, November 29, 2013; online at®ion=searchResults&mabReward=relbias%3Ar&

UNICEF. 2013. “Syria Crisis: Teaching Interrupted,” UNICEF, December 2013;online at


You may use these beginnings, but you are not required to do so. In any fact, be strong that you discover qualified high-quality beginnings to be cogent to repartee the inquiry plainly, entirely, and after a while qualified specialty. If you appropriate to use these beginnings, they’ll confer you a tolerably cheerful-tempered-tempered set-out. There are copiousness of cheerful-tempered-tempered beginnings on this inquiry and they’re lenient to discover!  If you need adductional aid discovering beginnings, confabulation to a librarian.