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Legacies of the comfort women of World War II

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Published by M.E. Sharpe in Armonk, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Comfort women -- Asia

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMargaret D. Stetz and Bonnie B.C. Oh., editors.
      ContributionsStetz, Margaret D. 1953-, Oh, Bonnie B. C.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD810.C698 L44 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 230 p. :
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3941853M
      ISBN 100765605430, 0765605449
      LC Control Number2001020048

      Comfort women were women and girls forced into being sex slaves by the Imperial Japanese Army in occupied countries and territories before and during World War II.. The name "comfort women" is a translation of the Japanese ianfu (慰安婦), a euphemism for "prostitute(s)". Estimates vary as to how many women were involved, with numbers ranging from as low as 20, (by Japanese historian Also known as: sexual slavery in the Imperial Japanese Army. The Comfort Women System: Sexual Slavery during World War II One can learn from reading a book or attending a lecture, but the lesson becomes real when you experience it. This is what Lee Oksun experienced as she shared her story. Lee and I are at the House of Sharing located in Gwangju, Geyonggi-do Province, outside Seoul, South : Christine Kim.

        This is a book about the “comfort women,” women who were forced to have sex with Japanese soldiers. The subtitle is Sexual Slavery in the Japanese Military During World War II. (Minor complaint here; the cover of the book at the bottom, and the color of font used for the subtitle is almost the same, making it rather difficult to read the /5. Online shopping for Women - World War II from a great selection at Books Store. Comfort Women: Sexual Slavery in the Japanese Military During World War II 2 #3 price CDN$ CDN$ In Memory's Kitchen: A Legacy from the Women of Terezin 3. price CDN$ CDN$ This Wild Spirit: Women in the Rocky Mountains of Canada.

      Legacies of World War II in South and East Asia. In this Book. Additional Information. Another example is the question of comfort women. Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's statement - that there is no evidence that Japan's government or army forced women to work in military brothels during the War - appeared to go back on a Cited by: 7.   THE LEGACY OF WORLD WAR TWO “COMFORT WOMEN” It is unfortunate that the use of the euphemism was fully intended and realized by the Japanese during World War II when as many as , to , Asian girls were forced into military brothels. In recent times.


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