Table of contents for Smugglers and saints of the Sahara : regional connectivity in the twentieth century / Judith Scheele.
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1. Founding saints and moneylenders: regional ecologies and oasis settlement; 2. Saints on trucks: Algerian traders and settlement in the biblād al-sūdān; 3. Dates, cocaine, and AK 47s: moral conundrums on the Algero-Malian border; 4. Struggles over encompassment: hierarchy, genealogies, and their contemporary use; 5. Universal law and local containment: assemblies, qudāh and the quest for civilisation; 6. Settlement, mobility, and the daily pitfalls of Saharan cosmopolitanism; Conclusion: 7. Saharan connectivity and the 'swamp of terror'.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Algeria -- Commerce -- Mali.
Mali -- Commerce -- Algeria.
Algeria -- Relations -- Mali.
Mali -- Relations -- Algeria.
Borderlands -- Algeria.
Borderlands -- Mali.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / General. -- bisacsh