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The comfort women : Japan's brutal regime of enforced prostitution in the Second World War / George Hicks.

By: Hicks, George L.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., [1997]Description: 303 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0393316947; 9780393316940.Subject(s): Comfort women -- Asia -- History | 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 | Sino-Japanese War (1937-1945) | World War (1939-1945) | Atrocities | Comfort women | Service, Compulsory non-military | Women | Asia | 1937-1945Genre/Form: History.DDC classification: 940.54/05
Contents:
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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Book University of Texas At Tyler
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D810.C698 H53 1997 (Browse shelf) Available 0000002323913

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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George Hicks is an anthropologist. Much of his work focuses on the experiences of the Japanese during World War II.

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