EVALUATION OF THE TENDENCY TOWARDS IMMIGRATION AND ITS EFFECTIVE FACTORS ON IRANIAN JOURNALISTS
A Thesis submitted to the Division of Research and Advanced Studies of the School of media in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirement for the Degree of bachelor of Journalism
by Hassan Ghadyani
Committee Chair: M. T.Roghaniha Professor of JournalismAbstract
Immigration phenomenon has been long existed among different races and civilizations and various individual or collective immigrations have happened allover the world in the past. The nature of immigrations in the past has been based on meeting the primary and needs of human and especially in populated groups it has been racial and tribal. But gradually this paradigm of immigration for survival was revolutionized; in the other words
today in the age of connections movements have become easier; its aspects have been extended and it is often done with the purpose of advancement and achieving welfare and better life facilities.
In this regard, an identified kind of immigration is brain drain; in the other words elites' immigration, accelerated after the World War II and has transferred the assets of third world to the developed countries. One of the most disquieting consequences of brain drain is loosing the competent and expert work force for the studying of whom the state has spent a lot. And if we believe that human resources development is one the necessities for the development of the countries, we should accept that loosing the educated and experts lead the country to undevelopment and deepen the gap between these countries with developed countries
Elites' immigration term appeared after the World War II as a complicated