Taste Of Texas Project
Homeland and Push Factors
Texas and Pull Factors
Back in the 1800s, The United States had a lot of opportunity for jobs, while in Norway there wasn't a lot of work opportunities. Also, in Texas there was a lot of cheap land, which for most Norwegians this was good because most Norwegian immigrants were farmers. The United States also had more freedom and had a lot of opportunity for these people.
Did You Know?
Alcohol can not be drunk on the weekdays and the Norwegian Government has strict restrictions to drinks.
Words like sorry, please, are not used very much.
Bringing children to a cafe late in the evening can be seen as child neglect.
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