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Sexual Enslavement and Reproductive Health: Narratives of Han among Korean Comfort Women Survivors

Comfort Women: Sexual Slavery in the Japanese Military During World War II. Yoshimi Yoshiaki

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To Comfort the Heart: Women in Seventeenth-Century America. By Paula A. Treckel. (New York: Twayne, 1996. xvi, 267 pp. $24.95, ISBN 0-8057-9917-6.)

Yuki Tanaka. Japan's Comfort Women: Sexual Slavery and Prostitution during World War II and the U.S. Occupation. (Asia's Transformations.) New York: Routledge. 2002. Pp. xix, 212. $23.95

George Hicks. The Comfort Women: Japan's Brutal Regime of Enforced Prostitution in the Second World War. New York: W. W. Norton. 1995. Pp. 303. $25.00

C. Sarah Soh. The Comfort Women: Sexual Violence and Postcolonial Memory in Korea and Japan. (Worlds of Desire: The Chicago Series on Sexuality, Gender, and Culture.) Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 2008. Pp. xxviii, 352. Cloth $70.00, paper $25.00

Comfort Women: Sexual Slavery in the Japanese Military During World War II, by Yoshimi Yoshiaki. New York: Columbia University Press, 2001, 262 pp., $29.00 (hardcover ISBN 0‐231‐12032‐X), $22.00 (paperback ISBN 0‐231‐12033‐8)


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In January 1938, after the Japanese Army had moved into China (see China incident), a system of brothels was opened there for Japanese troops. This was done partly to control ...

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