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JORDI DÍEZ is Research Associate with the Defence Management Studies Program at Queen’s University, and Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Guelph. He has also been a Visiting Fellow at the Colegio de México and the Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas in Mexico City. The holder of numerous research grants and awards, among which are the Social Science and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) and the International Development Research Council(IDRC), Dr. Díez has focused his research on processes of democratization in Latin America, environmental policymaking, and civil-military relations in Mexico. He has taught courses in political science, international development, and violent conflict at the University of Toronto, Queen’s University, and the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris. Dr. Díez received his B.A. and Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Toronto, and his M.A. (with distinction) from the University of Essex, England.
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Authored by Colonel Ian Nicholls, Dr. Jordi Diez.
After the 9/11 attacks on the United States, homeland defense became the primary issue in U.S. defense policy. It was clear that homeland defense would have to become a trilateral continental issue and include Canada and Mexico.