Hicks, George L.

The comfort women : Japan's brutal regime of enforced prostitution in the Second World War / George Hicks. - New York : W.W. Norton & Co., [1997] - 303 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm

Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-280) and index.

Mars and Venus -- The flesh market -- Sex in a war zone -- The Shanghai regulations and their variations -- The empire of the sun -- The end of a nightmare, the beginning of another -- Consciousness-raising and exposure -- The politics of sex -- The governments speak up -- The international dimensions.

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Sino-Japanese War (1937-1945)
World War (1939-1945)


1937-1945


Comfort women--History.--Asia
Service, Compulsory non-military--Asia.
World War, 1939-1945--Women--Asia.
Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945--Women.
World War, 1939-1945--Atrocities--Asia.
Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945--Atrocities.
Atrocities.
Comfort women.
Service, Compulsory non-military.
Women.


Asia.


History.

D810.C698 / H53 1997

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