Transformacja granicy kanadyjsko-amerykańskiej po 11 września 2001 roku


  • Marcin Gabryś Uniwersytet Jagielloński, Kraków



Canada, United States of America, North America, border, securitization, smart border, migration, refugees, trade, free trade, terrorism, border controls, security perimeter


The Transformation of the Canadian‑American Border after September 11, 2001

The aim of the article is to present the characteristics of the three periods of border relations between the United States and Canada after the end of the Cold War (openness, dominance of security and uncertainty), with particular emphasis on recent events affecting the transformation of the role of the border. Such a construction allows to analyze key changes after September 11, 2001, that led to the redefinition of the border policy, but also transformations connected with the election of Donald J. Trump in November 2016. Since then the border line have become a symbol of unprecedented tense relations between Canada and the USA.


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Author Biography

Marcin Gabryś, Uniwersytet Jagielloński, Kraków

kanadysta, adiunkt w Zakładzie Kanady Instytutu Amerykanistyki i Studiów Polonijnych Uniwersytetu Jagiellońskiego. Zajmuje się problematyką polityczną Kanady, w szczególności polityką zagraniczną, północnymi regionami Kanady oraz zagadnieniami ustrojowymi. Stypendysta instytucji kanadyjskich, kierownik grantu badawczego Narodowego Centrum Nauki, profesor wizytujący w York University, McGill University oraz University of Ottawa. W latach 2013‑2016 pełnił funkcję prezesa Polskiego Towarzystwa Badań Kanadyjskich.


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How to Cite

Gabryś, Marcin. 2019. “Transformacja Granicy Kanadyjsko-amerykańskiej Po 11 września 2001 Roku”. Politeja 16 (1(58):119-52.