viii, 266 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : the making of illicitness / Itty Abraham and Willem van Schendel Spaces of engagement : how borderlands, illicit flows, and territorial states interlock / Willem van Schendel The rumor of trafficking : border controls, illegal migration, and the sovereignty of the nation-state / Diana Wong Talking like a state : drugs, borders, and the language of control / Paul Gootenberg "Here, even legislators chew them" : coca leaves and identity politics in northern Argentina / Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui Seeing the state like a migrant : why so many non-criminals break immigration laws / David Kyle and Christina A. Siracusa Criminality and the global diamond trade : a methodological case study / Ian Smillie Small arms, cattle raiding, and borderlands : the Ilemi triangle / Kenneth I. Simala and Maurice Amutabi.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.